Showing items tagged with 'press freedom'
31 May 2016: Journalist leaders questioned by police and jailed for four days.
23 May 2016: The NUJ is calling for the death sentence imposed on an NUJ member by the Egyptian authorities to be immediately overturned or a pardon granted.
17 March 2016: Irish secretary expresses concern at the latest confiscation of images from a Dublin-based photograph agency by An Garda Siochana.
3 March 2016: How can media workers in conflict zones be protected when authorities break international laws and suppress press freedom.
26 February 2016: Union calls for investigation over intimidation of photographers taking pictures of Thomas “Slab” Murphy.
11 February 2016: The union has sent messages of support to journalists at Independent News and Media who have faced intimidation.
29 January 2016: Protest, with posters and banners
21 January 2016: "Calling for journalists to be sacked for doing their job is farcical," said Michelle Stanistreet, NUJ general secretary.
11 January 2016: Join the protest in Dublin, on Thursday, against the flogging of the Saudi blogger and join the Call to Action – protest the execution of journalists by Saudi Arabia on Tuesday 2 February.
8 January 2016: NUJ joins the International Federation of Journalists in objecting to the blocking of al-Araby al-Jadeed and its English counterpart, The New Arab, by Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Egypt.