The Listening Post

Donald Trump: America's editor-in-chief?

What's behind Trump's attacks on the media before the US midterms? Plus, Trump and the Christian Broadcasting Network.

United Nations

Khashoggi killing brings attention to UN press freedom day

Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance and killing is only one of many attacks on journalists this year and the UN notes that in nine of 10 cases, the killers escape justice.

Opinion

Time to end impunity for crimes against journalists

From Khashoggi's brutal murder to the killing of Daphne Galizia, crimes against journalists still go unpunished.

Thomas Hughes

by Thomas Hughes

Thomas Hughes

Witness

The Things We Keep: Which news stories stay with us and why?

In an age of non-stop news feeds and disposable media, which stories and images stay with us and how do they shape us?

Asia

TV journalist, two policemen killed in India rebel attack

The TV cameraman was escorting police on a patrol in Chhattisgarh state, when their vehicles were attacked.

TV journalist, two policemen killed in India rebel attack

Opinion

Jamal Khashoggi will not be forgotten

He will always be remembered as a model journalist who paid the ultimate price for exercising his freedom of expression.

Abdullah Alsaafin

by Abdullah Alsaafin

Abdullah Alsaafin

Reporter's Notebook

Shooting Antarctica

As the future of the Weddell Sea is deliberated, cameraman Ben Mitchell looks back at his time on board the icebreaker Arctic Sunrise.

The Listening Post

Why media need to turn up the temperature on climate change

Examining the UN's newly released IPCC report and what it reveals about the challenges of climate change reporting.

Africa

DRC journalists set free after police detention

The reporters were held after publishing articles about alleged misappropriation of rations for police cadets.

DRC journalists set free after police detention

The Listening Post

Media and climate change: Why we need a total overhaul

We examine the alarming UN climate report and the state of climate reporting today. Plus, exporting Orban's media model.

Africa

DRC police 'detain' five journalists over critical reporting

Around 20 journalists have been harassed or arrested in the Democratic Republic of Congo this year.

DRC police 'detain' five journalists over critical reporting

Bulgaria

Murder suspect admits attacking Bulgarian journalist

If convicted on rape and murder charges, 21-year-old Severin Krasimirov could be sentenced to life in prison.

Viktoria Marinova: Murder suspect admits attacking journalist

Vietnam

Dissident Vietnamese blogger 'Mother Mushroom' released

Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, known by her pen name "Mother Mushroom", has left Vietnam and is on way to the US.

Dissident Vietnamese blogger 'Mother Mushroom' released

Opinion

It's high time to end Saudi impunity

Following the apparent forced disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi, the world can no longer stay silent about Saudi Arabia.

Hana Al-Khamri

by Hana Al-Khamri

Hana Al-Khamri

Opinion

An American and an Arab journalist walk into a Saudi Consulate

On Thomas Friedman, 'his friend' Jamal Khashoggi, and our duty to expose the malicious ignorance of imperial messengers.

Hamid Dabashi

by Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi