Six years after her arrest, social and political leaders demand the freedom of Milagro Sala

Six years after her arrest social and political leaders demand

In the text, the signatories expressed “once again our deep concern and our total repudiation of the persecution and harassment that Milagro Sala has been suffering, who this Sunday is serving 6 years in arbitrary and illegal prison.” “The case of the leader of Tupac Amaru was constituted in the laboratory of what was lawfare … Read more

“He who watches”, by Louise Erdrich: a deceptive freedom

1642000208 He who watches by Louise Erdrich a deceptive freedom

American writer Louise Erdrich. JEAN-LUC BERTINI/PASCO “He who watches” (The Night Watchman), by Louise Erdrich, translated from English (United States) by Sarah Durcel, Albin Michel, “Terres d’Amérique”, 560 p., €24, digital €16. A 5 cent piece is what his father used to give him. When Louise Erdrich was little, in the country of the Chippewa … Read more

Haruki Murakami: “It is not acceptable to limit individual freedom for a supposed social benefit”

1639951479 Haruki Murakami It is not acceptable to limit individual freedom

In an apartment in the Aoyama neighborhood of Tokyo, there is a man in front of his computer and Brahms is playing in the background. We cannot see or hear him because we are in Barcelona and the interview is done in writing. The stars, you know, can choose that kind of thing, and the … Read more

In Geneva, Chappatte and press cartoonists face up to freedom of expression

In Geneva Chappatte and press cartoonists face up to freedom

On a wall, this sentence in the form of a slogan: “Satire can hurt your feelings.” Because yes, it is a fact, satire can offend your sensitivity. So much the better, moreover, because that is also what it is used for: to shake up consciousness, to encourage reflection by enlarging the line. In Geneva, Le … Read more

Jorge Fernández Díaz was distinguished in Rosario with the Freedom award

Jorge Fernandez Diaz was distinguished in Rosario with the Freedom

ROSARIO.-The journalist and writer Jorge Fernández Díaz received on Thursday night in Rosario the “freedom” award granted by the Fundación Libertad, a distinction previously received by personalities from politics, culture and journalism, such as the Nobel Prize winner Álvaro Vargas Llosa, former Spanish Prime Minister José María Aznar, Jorge Lanata, Carlos Pagni, Marcelo Longobardi and … Read more

A research center in Mexico became a battlefield for academic freedom

A research center in Mexico became a battlefield for academic

MEXICO CITY – During the last 17 days, dozens of students have turned one of Mexico’s main public economic and social research centers into a camp. Tents surround the entrance to the Mexico City campus of the Center for Economic Research and Teaching, better known as CIDE. For students unwilling to face the cold nights, … Read more

Freedom of the press regresses in the world with 488 jailed journalists

Freedom of the press regresses in the world with 488

The NGO RSF reports in its annual report a record number of journalists deprived of liberty in more than 25 years The situation of Press freedom gets worse in the world. This is extracted from the annual report of the NGO Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and released this Thursday, which denounces that at the end … Read more

“Sixth consecutive year” of deterioration in press freedom, warns CPJ

Sixth consecutive year of deterioration in press freedom warns CPJ

First modification: 12/09/2021 – 11:40Last modification: 12/09/2021 – 11:38 New York (AFP) – China remains the country with the most jailed journalists, while India and Mexico hold the record for murdered reporters, according to the latest report by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), which notes that the climate for freedom press deteriorates in the … Read more

Oscars athlete pistorius in prison for 6 years, what are the prospects for freedom?

Oscars athlete pistorius in prison for 6 years what are

If there is one case that has drawn attention in recent years in South Africa, it is that of Oscars athlete Pistorius. The athlete is currently at a decisive moment in his life. Between an absolute return to prison and a continuity of freedom, he impatiently awaits the verdict of the Supreme Court. Possibility of … Read more