Tag Archives: Freedom of the Press

ON THIS DAY: August 4, 2016

August 4th is Chocolate Chip Day Single Working Women’s Day Hooray for Kids Day U.S. Coast Guard Day ____________________________________________________________ WORLD FESTIVALS AND NATIONAL HOLIDAYS Anguilla – August Thursday Barbados – Bridgetown: Crop Over Festival Cook Islands – Constitution Day El … Continue reading

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Unequal Justice in America?: General Petraeus Gets a Slap on the Wrist for Leaking Classified Information…While Former CIA Officer Jeffrey Sterling Gets 42 Months in Prison (VIDEO)

By Elaine Magliaro On Monday, Jeffrey Sterling was sentenced to 42 months in prison. Sterling is the former CIA officer who was convicted of “leaking classified information to New York Times reporter James Risen about a failed U.S. effort to … Continue reading

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Jeremy Scahill and Jon Stewart Call Out the Hypocrisy of World Leaders Who Have Punished Journalists in Their Own Countries Rallying in Paris in Support of Freedom of the Press

By Elaine Magliaro On Sunday, more than a million people rallied in Paris “in response to the Charlie Hebdo shootings and ensuing attacks that left 17 people dead.” More than forty world leaders were reported to have traveled to France … Continue reading

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