Category : Index on Censorship

How free is speech on US campuses?

alt informationStudents from four universities cite race and politics as sensitive topics on campus

Amendments to Data Protection Bill put free press in jeopardy

alt informationIndex on Censorship believes we are in grave danger of ushering in one protection only to eliminate another: in this case, the protections afforded to and by a free press.

Secret nuclear bunker host to Index panel discussion on propaganda

alt informationDavid Aaronovitch, Jamie Bartlett and Xinran examine the past, current and future roles of propaganda at the Essex Book Festival

Turkey should immediately release Mehmet Altan and Şahin Alpay

alt informationTurkey should immediately implement the judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) and release the veteran journalists Mehmet Altan and Şahin Alpay without delay, a coalition of nongovernmental groups said,

Freedom of expression includes the right to offend

alt informationIndex on Censorship condemns the decision by a Scottish court to convict a comedian of a "hate crime" for teaching his girlfriend's dog a Nazi salute.

Breathing life into the books they banned and burned

alt informationJW3 and Index on Censorship are pleased to announce Uncensored: A Celebration of Banned Writing, a series of events that will explore censored work across the ages.

Don’t let media freedom die – we need it more than ever

Index on Censorship has launched a campaign to raise £15,000 to help us document growing threats to media freedom.

Index on Censorship and Missouri School of Journalism’s ‘Global Journalist’ partner on exiled journalist project

alt informationIndex on Censorship and the Missouri School of Journalism’s Global Journalist have formed a new partnership to help tell the stories of journalists exiled from their home countries for reporting the news.

Russia: How one radio station became a target of pressure, threats and extreme violence

alt informationIn 2017 Mapping Media Freedom, Index on Censorship’s project for monitoring media violations throughout Europe, registered 15 reports relating to Echo Moskvy.