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bias inherent in Israel news media, censors rule

bias inherent in Israel news media, censors rule | Media in the news | Scoop.it
journalism, news media, bias, reporting, Israel, Palestine, Arab, Western media, mainstream media, reporters, editors, censors, Israeli censors.
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Lack of Fraternity among American Arab journalists « Ray Hanania ...

Lack of Fraternity among American Arab journalists « Ray Hanania ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
The pen becomes little more than a bludgeon, or a weapon of brutality when clutched in the hands of partisan activists whose sole agenda is to advocate ideals regardless of a worldly sense of morality and ethics.
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Human Rights Watch: Challenges for Rights After Arab Spring

Human Rights Watch: Challenges for Rights After Arab Spring | Media in the news | Scoop.it
LONDON – The euphoria of the Arab Spring has given way to the sobering challenge of creating rights-respecting democracies, Human Rights Watch said today in issuing its World Report 2013. The willingness of new ...
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Art, religion and the law: Book ban by Christians alarms art world ...

Art, religion and the law: Book ban by Christians alarms art world ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
The censorship of a book by Swiss photographer Christian Lutz – thought to be the first of its kind in Switzerland – has sent ripples through the art world.
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How the GOP has screwed itself on foreign policy | Daniel W. Drezner

How the GOP has screwed itself on foreign policy | Daniel W. Drezner | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Journalism, Journalists and the World. Skip to content. Press Freedom Crowd Sourced · ← FOI law in Mexico gets improving amendments ... International Federation of Journalists ... Abu Aardvark: Arab Press summaries ...
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Radio Censorship – Egypt Bans Romantic Songs | RedState

Radio Censorship – Egypt Bans Romantic Songs | RedState | Media in the news | Scoop.it
This element of destructive rejection resonated amongst the Egyptian grassroots that propelled Muhammad Morsi and The Muslim Brotherhood to power during the tragically misnamed Arab Spring. I predicted ...
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dv: In Syria and Somalia, Journalists Still Report Despite Lack Of ...

Since there are no laws regarding press freedoms, police are allowed to interfere with investigations and confiscate any material that may be harmful to the reputation of the government. Also, due to the fact that ...
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Journalists and war zones, a new danger | Journalism, Journalists ...

Journalists and war zones, a new danger | Journalism, Journalists ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
I would think there would be better examples of the use of war to attack journalists. Journalists from Al-Aqsa have as much editorial freedom as those from Xinhua or the North Korean media. Should journalists — independent ...
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Google to UN: Internet FREEDOM IS FREE, and must remain so ...

Google to UN: Internet FREEDOM IS FREE, and must remain so ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Google is hardly the only organization to go on the record with concerns about the ITU conference, called the World Conference on International Telecommunications 2012 (WCIT-12). ...
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This House believes that news organisations should be free to ...

This House believes that news organisations should be free to ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Journalist Brian Whitaker explores how Middle Eastern media self-censor homosexuality in his 2006 book Unspeakable Love: Gay and Lesbian Life in the Middle East. According to Whitaker, regional governments routinely censor positive ...
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On Press Freedom: Jordan's 'Misalignment' | Editor's Choice ...

On Press Freedom: Jordan's 'Misalignment' | Editor's Choice ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Any Arab country serious about supporting a free and independent press must first revise its laws to give journalists the freedom to report news without fear...
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وزير الإعلام يفتتح السبت مؤتمر ''رؤية مستقبلية للإعلام العربي''

وزير الإعلام يفتتح السبت مؤتمر ''رؤية مستقبلية للإعلام العربي'' | Media in the news | Scoop.it
يفتتح صلاح عبد المقصود، وزير الإعلام، صباح غد، فعاليات المؤتمر الإقليمي حول ''رؤية مستقبلية للإعلام العربى ومنظمات المجتمع المدني...
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Bonjour Planet Earth: The global war on free speech...

Bonjour Planet Earth: The global war on free speech... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Looking at the world through the eyes of the Web ... In China the media are severely censored. ...
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“Articles that Restrict the Freedom of Expression in the Egyptian ...

“Articles that Restrict the Freedom of Expression in the Egyptian ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
These laws are; penal law, establishment of the journalists' syndicate, law on regulating the press, Regulating the press law, statictis and census law, Telecomunication regulation law, Censorship on the artworks.
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Arab Liberals Shocked By Al Gore's Backing of Muslim Brother ...

Arab Liberals Shocked By Al Gore's Backing of Muslim Brother ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Al Jazeera is popular in the Arab world because of its willingness to criticize Arab governments, but it has been accused of avoiding sensitive issues involving Qatar. ....
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Media and Credibility in Egypt and Tunisia : EJO – European ...

Media and Credibility in Egypt and Tunisia : EJO – European ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Best practice examples from Europe, collected by scientists from the comparative research project, MediaAcT, were discussed alongside models of media accountability from Arab countries such as Jordan and Turkey.
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'Media manipulation currently shapes everything you read, hear and ...

'Media manipulation currently shapes everything you read, hear and ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
...In almost every act of our daily lives, whether in the sphere of politics or business, in our social conduct or our ethical thinking, we are dominated by the relatively small number of persons...who understand the mental processes and ...
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Western media and the Brotherhood: Secrets behind the love affair - Ahram Online

Western media and the Brotherhood: Secrets behind the love affair - Ahram Online | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Western media and the Brotherhood: Secrets behind the love affairAhram OnlineAs a journalist I am constitutionally averse to any kind of pressure on media professionals, whether it takes the shape of government censorship, attacks by fascist hooligans...
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State media regulation? Ask the reporters in Turkey's jails how it works

State media regulation? Ask the reporters in Turkey's jails how it works | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Turkey, increasingly, is freedom's crisis zone. Much too often, it locks journalists up and loses the key; so fear stalks the newsrooms, an apprehension that one article out of place will fall foul of some terror law, or bring the tax ...
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In a Democratic Tunisia, Parliament Wrestles With How to Regulate the Press - PBS MediaShift

In a Democratic Tunisia, Parliament Wrestles With How to Regulate the Press - PBS MediaShift | Media in the news | Scoop.it
PBS MediaShiftIn a Democratic Tunisia, Parliament Wrestles With How to Regulate the PressPBS MediaShiftNo single political entity had a majority, but this National Constituent Assembly (NCA), which was very positively welcomed throughout the world,...
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Both Benghazi And The Petraeus Scandal Suggest US Media Is ...

Both Benghazi And The Petraeus Scandal Suggest US Media Is ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
CNN even fired one of its up-and-coming investigative reporters because of fallout from a documentary she produced about unrest in Bahrain during the Arab Spring, something neither the Bahrain government nor the U.S.
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5 ways journalists can use social media for on-the-ground reporting in the ... - Poynter.org

5 ways journalists can use social media for on-the-ground reporting in the ...Poynter.orgThe explosion of regional use of platforms like Twitter and Facebook started with Arab Spring, and has only grown since then.
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Arab Media Forum: The Complexity of Media Impartiality

Arab Media Forum: The Complexity of Media Impartiality | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Yet, very few actually do elaborate on impartiality, as a journalistic value and as a practice; failing to clearly explain 'how to be impartial' and how to assess impartiality through “specific evaluative criteria or methodologies.” (Stavitsky &...
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What the West is Funding: Palestinian Suppression of Free Speech ...

What the West is Funding: Palestinian Suppression of Free Speech ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Since the beginning of this year, at least 10 Palestinian journalists, bloggers and political opponents have been detained by various Palestinian Authority security services for writing about corruption and criticizing the Palestinian ...
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Doha Media Center Update | HAMARNEWS.NET KALA SOCO ...

Doha Media Center Update | HAMARNEWS.NET KALA SOCO ... | Media in the news | Scoop.it
Doha Centre for Media Freedom has echoed calls for introduction of the new media law to be delayed until its compliance with international standards for protecting freedom of expression can be guaranteed.
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