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Phoebe Seston

Stories By Phoebe Seston
After father's death, Cuban dissident carries on fight
By  • 7 May 2015
Activist Rosa María Payá keeps pressure on the Cuban government, who she says killed her father. Panama's security forces had been on the lookout for Rosa María Payá. One of Cuba's most well-known dissidents, Payá…
Myanmar journalists sentenced to two months
By  • 26 March 2015
Two journalists in Myanmar have been sentenced to two months in jail for criminal defamation of an army officer after their newspaper printed an embarrassing quote, raising concerns about narrowing press freedoms in the South…
Documenting anti-Semitism on Europe's streets
By , • 13 March 2015
Three journalists conduct a novel experiment to gauge anti-Semitism After fatal shootings at a synagogue in Denmark and a kosher grocery store in France in the past two months, there is little doubt in Europe’s…
Myanmar photographer released after three days in jail
By , • 3 March 2015
A photojournalist in Myanmar has been released from detention after spending three days in jail for posting a satirical message on Facebook making fun of the southeast Asian nation's president. Aung Nay Myo, 37, was…
Chilean officials sentenced for 1973 murders
By  • 2 February 2015
A court in Chile has sentenced two former military officials for their role in the highly-publicized murders of a U.S. journalist and student in 1973. Charles Horman, 31, a journalist and filmmaker, and Frank Teruggi,…
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    Global Journalist covers press freedom, human rights and international affairs. The weekly, half-hour discussion is produced by faculty and students of the Missouri School of Journalism and Mid-Missouri Public Radio featured interviews with international journalists, diplomats, activists and others.
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