Showing items tagged with 'media freedom'
15 July 2019: Journalists are not there to do the bidding for the authorities, or to act as shortcuts in police investigations - the NUJ defends the publication of messages sent by the former British ambassador to the US, Sir Kim Darroch.
10 July 2019: Press groups say we need no more empty pledges: "We need action."
5 July 2019: Members were fustrated at being denied full access to the London Pride parade by the event's organisers.
18 June 2019: In partnership with Scottish PEN, the National Union of Journalists, the Saltire Society and the University of Edinburgh Law School, we will answer these questions in this free full-day conference exploring modern press freedom through the threats we face.
13 June 2019: The NUJ has voiced concerns over the arrests of journalists in relation to material they broadcast relating to the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath.
17 May 2019: The union has responded to a statement issued by Saoradh, following the presence of media representatives observing a police raid in Derry.
1 April 2019: The Morning Star's international editor Steve Sweeney was arrested and deported from Turkey when he entered the country to cover the local elections.
8 November 2018: Michelle Stanistreet sent a message of solidarity to CNN's Jim Acosta after he was banned from White House press conferences.
29 October 2018: Michelle Stanistreet said the death of the Saudi columnist must be used to force governments to end impunity and back an UN convention for the protection of journalists.
15 August 2018: Michelle Stanistreet says it “poses a significant threat to journalists’ ability to report on criminal trials in future”.