FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION AWARDS 2001

Index on Censorship’s Freedom of Expression Awards exist to celebrate individuals or groups who have had a significant impact fighting censorship anywhere in the world.

The inaugural Freedom of Expression Awards were offered in: Courageous defence of free expression; best circumvention of censorship; whistleblower of the year; and an ironic award for services to censorship.

WINNERS

Grigory Pasko
International Whistleblower of the Year
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Lauri Cranor, Avi Rubin and Marc Waldman
Best Circumvention of Censorship
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Mashallah Shamsolvaezin
Most Courageous Defence of Free Expression
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UK Ministry of Defence
Award for Services to Censorship
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