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Gay magazine editor slain in Bangladesh
By , • 2 May 2016
A founder of Bangladesh's first and only gay magazine has been hacked to death in the capital Dhaka along with a friend, part of a wave of killings of liberal and secular bloggers and activists…
Correa supporters in online attack on Ecuador journalists
By  • 20 April 2016
Supporters of Ecuador President Rafael Correa have launched an online campaign targeting journalists involved  with the Panama Papers investigation after Correa tweeted the names of the reporters earlier this month. On April 12, Correa tweeted the…
Brazilian journalist shot after covering land disputes
By  • 12 April 2016
A Brazilian journalist was shot by a gunman on a motorcycle outside his home in a small town in the northwestern Brazilian state Rondônia. Ivan Pereira Costa, a journalist and founder of news site Veja…
Russia's infowars strategy
By  • 10 March 2016
The U.S. is a "colonial" power seeking to dominate Ukraine. A Dutch investigation of the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine is "biased, low-quality, full of omissions." Al-Qaida is a "cat's paw"…
Dominican court overturns part of defamation law
By  • 1 March 2016
The Dominican Republic’s constitutional court has overturned parts of a law that criminalized defamation of the Caribbean nation's government, but upheld the criminal prosecution for defamation of private individuals. In a ruling issued Feb. 21,…
Third Indian journalist in a year killed in Uttar Pradesh
By  • 22 February 2016
A journalist was shot dead by three gunmen on motorcycles in the Sultanpur district in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Karun Misra, 32, was the Ambedkarnagar bureau chief of the Hindi daily, Jan…
Mexican reporter who took on local strongmen killed
By  • 1 February 2016
A newspaper reporter in southern Mexico has been shot dead, the third journalist slain in less than a year in Mexico's southern Oaxaca state. Marcos Hernández Bautista, 38, was shot in the head Jan. 21 as…
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