Tag: freedom of the press

  • New Cloaks for the CIA

    New Cloaks for the CIA November 11, 1981 On September 23 the House of Repre­sentatives voted 354 to 56 to enact a piece of legislation that perilously abridges free­dom of speech and of the press: On Octo­ber 6 the Senate Judiciary Committee voted 17–0 in favor of a similar bill making final passage a certainty. What […]

  • A Chorus of Voices Defending Freedom of the Press

    On Thursday, more than 300 newspapers across the country published editorials in protest of President Donald Trump’s characterization of the media as the “enemy of the people.” The Village Voice stands in solidarity with these newspapers and the #FreePress initiative: Albuquerque Journal A check on power Ames Tribune Freedom of the press, our democracy, at […]