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New publishers, contributors for Attacks on the Press

Posted February 28, 2013 – 9:32 pm in: Online, Print

With our new publishers, John Wiley and Bloomberg Press, we released the 2013 edition of Attacks on the Press. The print edition features analyses from BBC reporter Paul Wood, former AP correspondent Terry Anderson, Pakistani author Ahmed Rashid, author and broadcast journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault, Time correspondent John Otis, Al-Jazeera journalist Dorothy Parvaz, CPJ Executive Director Joel Simon and many others. Our online edition also features country-by-country data on press conditions.

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10 Nations Where Press Freedom Suffered

Posted February 14, 2013 – 9:11 pm in: Multimedia

My CPJ colleagues and I put together this new ranking of countries where press freedom is at risk. Our text report is available here. Below, our video rundown.


Arrested at the convention? One lawyer’s advice

Posted August 9, 2012 – 11:54 pm in: Online

What do you do if you’re detained covering one of the political conventions? Mickey Osterreicher, general counsel for the National Press Photographers Association, offers advice on the CPJ Journalist Security Blog. One thing to keep in mind: Stay calm.

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Junger on covering armed conflict

Posted April 29, 2012 – 11:29 pm in: Multimedia, Online

Sebastian Junger, featured below, is among the international journalists who talk about judging risk in the new CPJ Journalist Security Guide, an interactive manual just out on cpj.org. The guide is also available as an iBook through iTunes and in eReader formats through Amazon.