Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Reporters are only as good as editors would allow them

From the antdaily.com 20/05/2014
Reporters are only as good as editors would allow them
Cindi Loo
COMMENT: It is normal to receive criticisms from the public on the state of journalism in Malaysia every year when international press freedom groups like Reporters without Borders release their annual rankings only to see Malaysia's position sink further and further down the rankings.
Journalists, editors, and everyone involved in making editorial decisions on what stories to highlight have often been accused of spinning certain stories to make certain leaders look good...See More 
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Saturday, May 3, 2014

Freedom of the Press 2014

Petikan daripada http://freedomhouse.org
1 Mei 2014
Freedom of the Press 2014
Press Freedom at the Lowest Level in a Decade
Only 1 in 7 people live in a country with a 'free' press.
Global press freedom has fallen to its lowest level in over a decade, according to the latest edition of Freedom House's press freedom survey. The decline was driven in part by major regression in several Middle Eastern states, including Egypt, Libya, and Jordan; marked setbacks in Turkey, Ukraine, and a number of countries in East Africa; and deterioration in the relatively open media environment of the United States...LAGI...
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