Committee to Protect Journalists

Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 00:00
Erika Londono, Gustavo Chicangana, and Jorge Ramirez work for Caracol Radio Guaviare, one of five stations in the state capital of San Jose del Guaviare, and have covered the February 2 recall vote that will determine whether Governor Jose Octaviano River
Friday, December 13, 2013 - 00:00
Through currency controls, the Maduro administration is also restricting their access to dollars, which ISPs require to upgrade services and keep abreast of technological changes.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - 00:00
Argenal owned the Christian station Vida Television as well as an entertainment company. He was also the local correspondent for the television network Globo.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - 06:38
An arson attack that destroyed a community radio station in South Africa is a disturbing sign of the vulnerability of freedom of expression at the local level, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 00:00
As the conflict has become more violent, the Colombian government has moved from conciliatory statements to painting the demonstrations as illegal and as being infiltrated by Marxist guerrillas
Friday, July 12, 2013 - 00:00
A Colombian TV news director, who oversaw hard-hitting political coverage in central Antioquia department, resigned on June 28 after his editorial meeting was secretly recorded and used by politicians to push for his ouster
Friday, May 3, 2013 - 00:00
CPJ's Impunity Index, released today, found that over the past few years the country has improved its record as anti-press violence has slowed
Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 00:00
Ten journalists have been murdered since 2010 with no convictions in any of the cases. The vast majority of the victims covered politics or corruption, and worked outside of the country's urban centers.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 00:00
The group received a typewritten letter warning that Mexico director Dario Ramirez would be beaten "until his heart stops"
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 00:00
Neto had covered police corruption throughout his career, and had frequently received threats, especially for his coverage of cases in which police officers were suspected of being involved in local murders