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Foreign correspondents often rely on "fixers" to help them report from war-torn countries. But, as Caroline Lees reveals in the new issue of Index on Censorship magazine, they can be targeted as spies if their names become known locally.
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On Sunday 25 September Nabeel Rajab was transferred from the West Riffa Police Station to solitary confinement in the East Riffa Police Station ahead of his sentencing next week.
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13 Nov: Is it ever better to censor than to cause offence? Join Index as part of RADAR Festival at the Bush Theatre in London to explore the rights of the artist to free expression. By David Heinemann / 6 November, 2014. Exhibit B (Photo: © Sofie Knijff / Barbican). Exhibit B, The City, ...
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Graffiti artists, cartoonists, dancers and actors are fighting back against rising levels of violence and sexism in the streets of Cairo, according to a new documentary from freedom of expression charity Index on Censorship. Documentary maker Melody Patry interviewed actors, dancers and other ...
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A Turkish journalist was charged on Tuesday for “insulting a public official“. Kemal Göktaş, a reporter for Turkish paper Milliyet, faces up to two years and four months in prison for criticising the sentence of a police officer who beat a woman in custody. The victim called for eight years ...
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To mark the release of Norwegian musician Moddi’s new album, Unsongs, Index on Censorship is proud to announce a special series of appearances by currently banned voices from around the world
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Burkinabe rapper and activist with Le Balai Citoyen, Smockey, became the inaugural Music in Exile Fellow at the Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards in April 2016.
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The second monthly meeting of the Index Youth Advisory Board
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Azerbaijan's six-month chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, Europe's top human rights body, comes to an end this week. During this period Azerbaijan unleashed an unprecedented crackdown against civil society—including the imprisonment of human rights defenders and ...
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Under cyber attack: an interview with Lobsang Sangay, Tibet's exiled political leader. Tibet's leader-in-exile discusses his Buddhist approach to digital security, and why he still holds hope for the future of the internet. By Pao- Pao / 10 November, 2014. Photo: Wolfgang H. Wögerer, Vienna, ...
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13 Nov: Is it ever better to censor than to cause offence? Join Index as part of RADAR Festival at the Bush Theatre in London to explore the rights of the artist to free expression. By David Heinemann / 6 November, 2014. Exhibit B, The City, the Tricycle Theatre… Several high profile cases this ...
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