New website to track press freedom violations in United States

New website to track press freedom violations in United States Coalition of more than 20 organizations launches nonpartisan U.S. Press Freedom Tracker New York, August 2, 2017—The Committee to Protect Journalists joined more than 20 press freedom organizations announcing the launch today of the U.S. Press Freedom Tracker, a new nonpartisan website dedicated to documenting …


VUB en ULB eerste universiteiten in Europa die opstaan tegen haatspraak

Vandaag onderschreven de VUB en de ULB als eerste volledige universiteiten in Europa officieel de No Hate campagne in het bijzijn van Vlaams Minister van Jeugd en Media Sven Gatz. Op deze Difference Day, waarmee VUB en ULB de Internationale Dag van de Persvrijheid vieren in Bozar, tonen ze zo dat haat en discriminatie in de weg staan van zowel het academisch …


Als zelfs Donald Trump strengere regels wil voor journalisten


Bio: Nicolas Vanderbiest

Nicolas Vanderbiest is an academic, currently completing his PhD at Leuven University’s Laboratory for the Analysis of Organisational Communication Systems. Aside from writing a thesis on how companies cope with reputation crises on the internet – bad buzz – of which he has documented 453 occurences, he teaches public relations. Nicolas is frequently called upon by …


The issue we’re raising about fake news

Hello Members regularly ask us what steps the Guardian is taking to combat the issue of fake news. So we thought you might be interested in hearing about a report we’ve recently submitted to a British parliamentary commission on the subject. Last week the committee published papers from the Guardian and other interested organisations, which …