Tag Archive: media

The hatred of journalism!

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) released today its 2018 World Press Freedom Index, which evaluates the level of press freedom in 180 countries.

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Journalism Under Threat: An Interview with Raza Rumi

Rabia Mehmood In conversation with Raza Rumi Also Read: Escaping death in the Land of the Pure Over the last five years, reporting on sensitive issues has put journalists under extreme threat in Pakistan.… Continue reading

108 Journalists Killed in 2013

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has issued a desperate appeal for governments across the world to end impunity for violence against journalists and media staff after posting 108 killings for 2013. Fifteen… Continue reading

Legacy of Marshall McLuhan

In the 1960’s, long before anybody ever updated their Facebook page, posted their whereabouts on Twitter, uploaded images on Youtube, or exposed government secrets on WikiLeaks, one man made a series of pronouncements… Continue reading

Times-Picayune to reduce its print run

  Alan Fisher, an award-winning correspondent, has reported from across the world. The Times-Picayune is part of the fabric of New Orleans. The newspaper has been around in one form or another for… Continue reading

बड़े परदे की खबर

जवाहरलाल नेहरु विश्वविद्यालय, नई दिल्ली से पी एच डी अरविन्द दासपत्रकार और फोटोग्राफ़र हैं. साहित्य और सिनेमा में गहरी रूचि. इनसे arvindkdas@gmail.com पर संपर्क किया जा सकता है. पिछले दिनों युवा फिल्म निर्देशक… Continue reading

A year of blogging, threats and silence

Jillian C York is director for International Freedom of Expression at the Electronic Frontier Foundation in San Francisco.  In 2009, Iranian blogger Omidreza Mirsayafi became the first blogger ever to die in prison.… Continue reading

Truthout: Surviving the Second Gilded Age

Henry A. Giroux currently holds the Global TV Network Chair Professorship at McMaster University in the English and Cultural Studies Department. Giroux is also a member of Truthout’s Board of Directors. His website… Continue reading

The Marriage Between Capitalism And Democracy Is Over: Slavoj Zizek

From the Middle East to the streets of London and cities across the US there is a discontent with the status quo. Whether it is with the iron grip of entrenched governments or the… Continue reading

इस इन्क़लाबी माहौल में लोग हमारे सबसे क़ीमती सम्पति हैं -वादा ख़ानफ़ार

अल जज़ीरा के लम्बे समय समय तक मुखिया रहने और इस नेटवर्क को दुनिया के सबसे महत्वपूर्ण और मज़बूत मीडिया-संस्थानों में से एक बनाने के बाद वादा ख़ानफ़ार ने 20 सितम्बर को अल… Continue reading

Time for Murdoch’s right-hand woman to go?

Abid Ali has more than a decade of experience covering global business. Before joining Al Jazeera as business editor in 2008, he edited and copyedited business news at CNN – both on air and… Continue reading