journalism

  • 3 May 2011

    The campaign group I’m a Photographer, Not a Terrorist! is organising a flashmob outside London’s City Hall today, on World Press Freedom Day.

  • 11 Apr 2011

    Colombian journalist Claudia Julieta Duque says that UK government funds are being used to finance a unit of her country's secret security police.

  • 9 Apr 2011

    Some 23 journalists have been threatened with imprisonments, killings and disappearances in Colombia over the past three months. Fifty-seven have been on a 'hit list' during the past 12 months. There have been 1,400 attacks against media workers. The reason? They are exposing government complicity in massive human rights abuses in the country, and challenging the silence and complicity around this.

  • 2 Apr 2011

    Communication is a multi-dimensional activity that emphasizes reciprocity and equality," say the head of the World Association of Christian Communication.

  • 31 Mar 2011

    Ecumenical News International has announced that Solange De Santis has been appointed editor of the news service ENInews on a one-year contract from March 2011 to March 2012.

  • 31 Mar 2011

    The arrogance of large media companies in the face of calls for fairness and accountability besmirches the reputation of good journalism - and I say that as someone who has been in the business on-and-off (mostly 'on'!) for nearly 30 years.

  • 3 Feb 2011

    Egyptian authorities are harassing journalists, says Index on Censorship. They have also hijacked a cellphone company to send out pro-regime texts.

  • 3 Feb 2011

    Specialised news agencies such as ENInews need financial empowerment to sustain editorial independence. They need more support from churches and religious-backed organizations, says Peter Kenny. More importantly, they need backing from the mainstream secular community as well.

  • 1 Feb 2011

    The Anabaptist Network in South Africa (ANiSA) is celebrating the anniversary of its Alternative News service, which focuses on justice, peace, and hope.

  • 23 Jan 2011

    Religious leaders in Britain must make themselves more available to journalists to provide "authentic, mainstream" views, says a leading Muslim.