Saturday 1 May 2010
April 29, 2010
Press Freedom Suffered More Setbacks In 2009, New Report Shows
2009 saw declines in press freedom across the globe, continuing an eight-year slide. That's according to a report by Freedom House, a Washington-based NGO. Last year, the report says, repressive governments continued to stamp out dissent, crimes against journalists went unpunished, and state attempts to control Internet use intensified.