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#JeSuisCharlie? Media debates self-censorship of cartoons

Jan 08, 2015 - 11:44 AM

Should news organizations self censor the Charlie Hebdo cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad or use the images in the name of free speech?

CROPPED, BLURRED. CNN crops and blurs a photo of slain Charlie Hebdo editor and publisher Stéphane Charbonnier holding an issue of the magazine. Screengrab from Variety

Fears over self-censorship as pressure mounts on Turkish media

Oct 09, 2013 - 1:30 PM

Turkey has long been criticized for a lack of press freedom but activists say the situation has deteriorated since this year s unrest

IN THE NEWS. A Turkish man reads a newspaper while sitting in a street cafe in Istanbul, Turkey, 23 September 2013. EPA/Sedat Suna