August 2014

American Journalist Steven Sotloff Held Captive by ISIS


American journalist Steven H. Sotloff, center in helmet, talks to rebels in Libya on June 2, 2011 during the rebellion in that country. (Handout / Getty Images)

Remembering James Foley

James Foley, a freelance journalist from the United States, was murdered in Syria earlier this week.
James Foley (Photo: AP)

Arrests and Excessive Police Force Used Against Journalists in Ferguson, Missouri

Police in Ferguson, MO, arrest Huffington Post reporter Ryan J.

Myanmar: Five journalists sentenced to 10 years in prison

Myanmar: Five journalists sentenced to 10 years in prison; 50 others face charges for a peaceful protest.               
   
   
Journalists in Myanmar held silent protest outside Myanmar Peace Center outside Yangon on July 12, 2014. (Photo-AFP)