Category : Events

Index at Wilderness: The Fake News Quiz

alt informationJoin free speech fanatics Index on Censorship for a quiz show with a difference: the Fake News Quiz

Freedom of conscience and expression in the 21st century

alt informationJoin notable free-thinkers from around the world for a weekend of discussions and debates on freedom of conscience and expression in the 21st century at a spectacular venue in central London during 22-23 July 2017.

Stand Up For Satire

alt informationFollowing its sell-out success in 2015, Stand Up for Satire is back this summer with another night of top comedy in support of Index

Index at Byline: Can journalists ever be independent?

alt informationThe discussion will revolve around how to stay independent in an era of big budget cuts, PR, advertorials, sponsored content and self-censorship

Index at Hay: Madeleine Thien talks to Jemimah Steinfeld

alt informationIndex on Censorship magazine deputy editor Jemimah Steinfeld speaks to Canadian novelist Madeleine Thien on 28 May at the Hay Festival

Index at Hay: The War on Women

alt informationChristina Lamb, Helena Kennedy, Rachael Jolley and Joan Bakewell discuss women reporting on war.

#FreeTurkeyMedia: Vigil for Turkey’s imprisoned journalists

alt informationJoin Index on Censorship and others for a vigil outside the Turkish Embassy in London to protest the detention of journalists and writers in Turkey.

Turkey’s post-referendum freedom of expression

alt informationA guest panel shared their thoughts on President Erdogan, polarisation and free speech following the referendum result in Turkey

#IndexAwards2017: Journalists from the Maldives and Serbia describe attacks on press freedom

alt informationThousands of miles separate the Maldives from Serbia, but Zaheena Rasheed and Stevan Dojcinovic describe similar attacks on press freedom at a panel discussion at London

Ildar Dadin: “For Putin it’s important to break the spirit of a free man”

alt informationRussian activist Ildar Dadin spoke about the total breakdown of the rule of law and his own incarceration and torture at an event hosted by Doughty Street Chambers.