Category : Index on Censorship

Index on Censorship brings Banned Books Week to the UK

alt informationIndex on Censorship has joined the Banned Books Week Coalition as the first international member of this US-based alliance.

Free expression groups call for public interest defence in UK official secrets laws

alt informationReporters Without Borders, English PEN and Index on Censorship have published their joint submission to the Law Commission’s Consultation on the Protection of Official Data

Jodie Ginsberg: Our ambition is modest: nothing less than an end to censorship

alt informationOur aim is to put ourselves out of business. Our ambition is modest: nothing less than an end to censorship.

Flemming Rose: Censorship and self-censorship in the 21st century

alt informationDanish journalist Flemming Rose delivered a lecture on 9 March 2017 as part of Censorship Awareness Week at Wellesley College.

Index on Censorship and Wellesley College launching an annual Freedom of Expression lecture

alt informationLeading international freedom of expression organisation Index on Censorship and the Freedom Project at Wellesley College, Boston, are pleased to announce the launch of a new partnership to promote awareness of censorship.

Meet the new Index youth advisory board

alt informationIndex on Censorship has recruited a new youth board to sit until June 2017. The group is made up of young students, journalists and legal professionals from countries including India, Hungary and the Republic of Ireland.

Arts Council England awards Index funding to help address arts censorship

alt informationThe £100,000 grant will be used to provide workshops for boards and senior management of arts organisations in England and Wales

Groups condemn removal of police protest painting from US Capitol

alt informationThe censoring of an artwork because of its viewpoint is a deeply disturbing and divisive act in an already polarised nation

CNN announced as media partner for Freedom of Expression Awards 2017

alt informationIndex on Censorship is delighted to announce CNN as its media partner for the 2017 Freedom of Expression Awards.

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Index on Censorship to host a night of forbidden songs

alt informationFree speech campaigners Index on Censorship will host a night of forbidden music on December 7 to raise money for censored artists.