Freedom of Speech

Where Is the Local News About COVID-19?

2020-05-04

As if disinformation and confusion about COVID-19 at the national level were not bad enough, the pandemic also coincides with rising authoritarianism and declining local news coverage in many countries. Now more than ever...

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Why End the Global Media Crisis?

2019-11-28

Despite its scope and complexity, the crisis in the news media is far from intractable. Addressing it will require the worlds wealthy democracies to use foreign

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Iraqi journalists blacklist politicians who attack them

2019-09-23

Some Iraq journalists are forming a list that includes all officials who attack them to prepare the ground for legal action against them.

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The Worrisome Mystery of a Saudi Journalist’s Whereabouts

2018-10-06

If Riyadh did in fact order Khashoggi’s detention, it may be miscalculating the likely negative impact on U.S. diplomacy and Western investment.

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Challenges facing Iraqi journalists and form of new government

2018-06-21

The Iraqi citizen realized the dangers of the conflicts among the political parties and forces and felt the circle of worry within these groups

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Four More Years of Censoring Culture in Egypt

2018-03-31

The current president has presided over a purge of liberal expression. And he is nearly guaranteed to win another term this week.

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Human Rights Center’s message to UN on arresting Sayyid Hussein al-Shirazi

2018-03-15

Adams Center for the Rights and Freedoms sent a message to the United Nations Secretary General Antonio guterres on the conditions of arresting Sayyid Hussein al-Shirazi

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Free Speech in the Filter Age

2018-02-17

In a democracy, the rights of the many cannot come at the expense of the rights of the few

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Allah and Freedom of Speech

2016-02-18

Tolerance of the almighty in the Holy Scripture

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