Turkish petition for peace puts academic freedom on trial
For Turkish academics, signing a dissenting petition can mean expulsion from their job, the country or even jail time. In Noémi Lévy-Aksu’s case, signing the Academics for Peace petition, “We will not be a party to this crime!” meant losing her teaching position at Boğaziçi University.
Africa: blueprint for freedom
In this issue, Index looks at the current state of African, including Liberia, Ghana, Malawi, Tanzania, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Zimbabwe, and South Africa.
Indonesia: banned theatre
In this issue, Index publishes excerpts of banned plays in Indonesia and highlights ongoing censorship in other Asian countries.
In this issue, Index looks at the media management in the Gulf War.
In this issue, Index publishes a global view of film censors at work.
Azerbaijan: the Baku Massacre
In this issue, Index publishes previously unseen photographs from the Baku Massacre and a first-hand account of what happened on 19 January 1990.