Tag archive for ‘Media Ethics’
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By nsnbc On Saturday, January 14th, 2017

Trump Promises Report on Hacking Within 90 Days – Blasts CNN For Fake News

nsnbc : Twitter savvy U.S. President-elect Donald Trump promised a report on alleged Russian hacking and its implications  within 90 days – meaning within 90 days after he has been sworn in as President. In More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Pakistani Bloggers “Disappeared”

nsnbc : Samar Abbas, the prominent social activist and head of the Civil Progressive Alliance Pakistan “went missing” in Islamabad on January 7, 2017. Four others went missing within a week. Pakistan More...

By nsnbc On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Istanbul Nightclub Shooting: Statements, Allegations, and Lack of Verifiable Evidence

nsnbc : With Turkey’s media having largely been reduced to State propaganda machines, journalists too intimidated to speak on the record, officials to even speak off the record to journalists, all that there More...

By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, January 1st, 2017

Turkey Released Detained American Journalist Dion Nissenbaum

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Turkish authorities released, on Friday, the jailed U.S. American journalist Dion Nissenbaum. The Wall Street Journal journo had been held for nearly three days for allegedly violating More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, December 30th, 2016

Indonesia Jumps on Social Media Censorship Bandwagon

nsnbc : Indonesia has jumped on the social media censorship bandwagon with Jakarta police announcing its “hunt” for social media accounts that are spreading conflict by publishing “false information”. Courtesy More...

By nsnbc On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

Iraqi Journalist Afrah Shawqi Kidnapped: PM Abadi Orders Full Investigation

nsnbc : Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi ordered an urgent investigation into the reported kidnapping of Iraqi journalist Afrah Shawqi by unknown gunmen on Tuesday. The Office of PM Al-Abadi issued a statement, More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Thailand’s Revised Cyber Crime Act Entrenches Censorship and Oppression

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Under newly amended article 20(3) of the Cyber Crime Act, online content that is not illegal can be banned and ordered to be deleted by the court, upon the request from a computer data More...

Footage released by Egypt's Interior Ministry.
By nsnbc On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

Egyptian Police Arrests Five for Faking Images of Aleppo Children

nsnbc : Police in  Port Said, Egypt, arrested five persons for using a child to produce fake videos of “Syrian children in Aleppo. The Interior Ministry stated that the five admitted to attempting to fake More...

Journalist and member of the European Federation of Journalists Maxime Azadi was arrested in Brussels on Tuesday at the request of the Turkish authorities. Photo: Azadi's Facebook account
By nsnbc On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Henchmen for Erdogan: Belgian Police Arrests French – Kurdish Journalist

nsnbc : The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ), on Tuesday, noted that the French journalist of Kurdish ethnicity, Maxime Azadi was arrested in Brussels three days ago by Interpol on Turkey’s request. Journalist More...

In Illustrious company.
By Christof Lehmann On Friday, December 9th, 2016
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UK Spied on Israeli Diplomats? Really Snowden? Tell Us Something We Didn’t Know!

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Another wave of sensationalized Snowden Leaks reportedly reveals that British intelligence spied on Israeli diplomats and military officials in 2008 and 2009. So what’s new? Nothing! More...