Monthly Archives: November 2013

2013 CPJ International Press Freedom Awardee: Nedim Şener, formerly imprisoned Turkish investigative journalist

Nedim Şener, honored with CPJ’s 2013 International Press Freedom Award from Committee to Protect Journalists Video: http://vimeo.com/80481176 To read Şener’s acceptance speech, click here. Nedim Şener, a leading investigative journalist with the Turkish daily Posta, is considered a terrorist by his government, which … Continue reading

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The Update: Gezi, Syria, Turkey Protests 2013, AKP’s Alcohol Prohibitions, Amnesty Int report..

After Gezi, Turkey in media and campus clampdown Support for Turkish opposition – and concern about the press – has spread around the globe. Rubén Díaz As autumn comes to Turkey, the spirit of Gezi Park can still be felt in … Continue reading

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