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When is journalism a crime?

July 6, 2014 6:00 pm0 comments
When is journalism a crime?

The verdict to sentence three Al Jazeera journalists to at least seven years in prison has sparked outrage around the world. The Egyptian court found Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed guilty of reporting false news and associating with the now blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood. ‘‘Journalism is not a crime,’’ Juris […]

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How significant is the legacy of the Washington Post’s reports of the Watergate scandal to the field of investigative journalism?

June 4, 2014 12:51 pm0 comments
How significant is the legacy of the Washington Post’s reports of the Watergate scandal to the field of investigative journalism?

The legacy of the Washington Post’s role in regards to revealing aspects of the Watergate mystery is said to be hanging with the printing plate that announced United States President Richard Nixon’s resignation in a conference room where Washington Post editors meet every day. Debates, however, still surface as to […]

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Where in the world is Edward Snowden?

July 12, 2013 6:37 pm3 comments
Where in the world is Edward Snowden?

“Where is Edward Snowden?” That is the question on everybody’s mind. It is commonly believed he is in a small hotel room in the transit area of Sheremetyevo Airport in Moscow, very similar to the Tom Hanks film The Terminal, apart from the fact Snowden isn’t an Eastern European whose […]

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