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Russian Journalists

Mike Pence Wasn’t Always Such A Putin Fan

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 09.12.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, the Republican vice presidential nominee, praised Russian President Vladimir Putin last week by saying that he...

Three Russian Journalists Injured In Syria

AP | Judah Robinson | Posted 01.12.2017 | Media

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian Defense Ministry says three Russian journalists have been injured while traveling to front-line positions in Syria. The mi...

Putin: 'Absolutely Unacceptable' To Detain Russian Journalists

Reuters | Posted 07.21.2014 | Media

* Media outlets have taken sides in Ukraine conflict * Russia's parliament calls on Kiev to release reporters * Pro-Russ...

Fighting for Press Freedom in Russia

Jared Feldschreiber | Posted 11.08.2013 | World
Jared Feldschreiber

For those who believe in freedom of speech and lawful due process, one ought to invest their time taking note of this free speech case which -- whatever one's politics -- attacks the very heart of what means to have an open, pluralistic and democratic society.

Anatomy of Injustice: The Unsolved Killings of 17 Journalists in Russia

Committee to Protect Journalists | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Only Iraq and Algeria outrank Russia on the list of most life-threatening countries for the press. Seventeen journalists have been murdered in Russia ...

Natalia Estemirova Killing The Latest In Attacks On Russian Activists

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Award-winning Russian rights activist Natalya Estemirova has been found dead hours after being kidnapped in Chechnya, reports Human Rights Watch. Es...

We Can't Allow Russia's Dissidents to be Killed on Western Streets

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Johann Hari

The current killing-spree of Russian dissidents is, in part, an attempt to silence criticisms of crimes in Chechnya.

Silencing Journalism

Sandra Fu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Sandra Fu

Why are most of our journalists less like Edward R. Murrow and more like show ponies? What they really need to do is consider the journalists in other parts of the world where more than a salary is at stake -- they pay with their lives.