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US efforts to jail Assange for espionage are a grave threat to a free media | Alan Rusbridger
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Joel Simon May 24
There's been a lot of commentary on how the indictment threatens the First Amendment. I'm deeply concerned about the threat it poses to journalists around the world. via
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Joel Simon May 23
Recently in I argued that the prosecution of leakers represents a much greater threat to than Trump's angry rhetoric. The indictment drives this point home.
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Joel Simon May 23
If publishing classified information is a form of espionage then journalists everywhere are at risk. The prosecution is a grave threat to .
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U.S. Press Freedom Tracker May 21
Update: San Francisco journalist whose home was raided with a search warrant can have equipment back
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Committee to Protect Journalists May 17
CPJ Executive Director testified before the House Foreign Relations Committee on May 16 to speak out about the dangers facing journalists around the world and to highlight the leadership role the U.S. must play in defending globally.
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Joel Simon May 20
Today is Monday, May 20, 2019 at 10:00AM. This would be a good week to .
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Joel Simon May 20
In testifying before the last week I called on Congress to do all in its power to ensure the safe recovery of Austin Tice, American journalist detained in Syria in 2012. (Watch 38 min mark.) This would be a good week to
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Annie Boyajian May 16
Thanks Great line up 4 important & sobering hearing on press freedom issues w/’s ’s ’s incredibly brave & ’s incredibly brave
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Joel Simon May 17
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Joel Simon May 16
‘Nothing Has Been Done’: Khashoggi’s Fiancée Urges Action Against Saudi Arabia
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Joel Simon May 16
Thank you for inviting me to testify at today's hearing. We need
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House Foreign Affairs Committee May 16
TODAY: is joined by -, Exec. Director of -, Senior Director of -, fiancée of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi -, Reporter at to discuss the danger of reporting on
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Joel Simon May 15
[2 of 2] Across the country, leakers and whistleblower are being prosecuted as spies, as I wrote about in . The latest case involves an ex intelligence analyst who is alleged to have leaked information about a classified drone program to .
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Joel Simon May 15
[1 of 2] I spoke with about how aggressive leak investigations are threatening . In San Francisco, police broke down the door of journalist Bryan Carmody and handcuffed him while they ransacked his apartment.
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David Folkenflik May 14
The SF police raid a freelance journalist to find source of leaked report after city official's death. The leak stirs a local outcry. The raid stirs a national outcry. My story coming up on NPR at 4.25/6.25p cc:
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Joel Simon May 13
Looking forward to this!
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Joel Simon May 13
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Joel Simon May 13
Today is Monday, May 13, 2019 at 10:00AM. This would be a good week to .
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Joel Simon May 13
Trump's anti-media rhetoric is alarming but the real threat to is the war on leakers. My take in
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