Number of media employees killed on the job rose in 2018, journalist group says – National

Number of media employees killed on the job rose in 2018, journalist group says – National

in Dec 30, 2018

[ad_1] BRUSSELS — An international trade association says on-the-job slayings of journalists and news media staff rose again in 2018 following an overall decline during the past half-dozen years. The International Federation of Journalists said in an annual report set for release Monday that 94 journalists and media workers died in targeted killings, bomb attacks[…]

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The cost of seeking the truth: Why this Turkish journalist had to flee to Canada – National

The cost of seeking the truth: Why this Turkish journalist had to flee to Canada – National

in Dec 17, 2018

[ad_1] Azru Yildiz sits in her small Toronto apartment and contemplates what she’s lost. She can no longer go back to her native Turkey, her marriage collapsed, only one of her two daughters is living with her after years apart and the only job she could get after being a promising journalist back home is[…]

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