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CIJ Director Responds to Observer Piece
The 9 November Observer piece by Carole Cadwalladr was a good, accurate piece on  those journalists and hackers who have paid the price for writing/filming/ acting critically about the vast...
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More From CIJ Fellows' Investigations in El Salvador
CIJ Fellows Matt Kennard and Claire Provost continue to publish from their investigations in El Salvador. Their story in the Independent on Sunday highlights how the citizens of a region in the north...
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Wanted: Investigative Reporter for Thomson Reuters Foundation
Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking a talented, high-energy, experienced reporter with excellent news judgement, strong writing skills and experience in mining and analysing data to produce...
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CIJ Fellows Investigate El Salvador's Corporate Water Grab
Writing in the Guardian this morning, CIJ Fellows Claire Provost and Matt Kennard, uncover the diversion of El Salvador's natural water resources away from quenching the thirst of the local...
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How Edward Snowden Changed Journalism
It had been evident for some time before Snowden surfaced that best practices in investigative reporting and source protection needed to change writes Steve Coll for the New Yorker. You can read the...
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CitizenFour: Film Review
The latest Laura Poitras film, CitizenFour opened to a considerable press hoopla on 17 October, which pleasantly was entirely deserved. She achieved an accurate portrait of Edward Snowden through...
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Theresa May Plans New Powers to Ban Extremists from TV Appearances
Gagging order with echoes of Sinn Féin ban aimed at those who undertake activities ‘for the purpose of overthrowing democracy' Alan Travis reports for the Guardian.  Theresa May Plans...
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Bureau of Investigative Journalism Challenges Government Surveillance of Journalists
In the wake of Edward Snowden's revelations, the lack of privacy or protection for UK journalists and their sources under the current Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act has become abundantly...
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Save Our Sources: Press Gazette Campaign to End Privacy Violations
The CIJ would like to bring to your attention this important announcement in the Press Gazette, highlighting serious breaches of protections for journalists and their sources and major violations of...
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Less Reported Journalists' Deaths
The Committee to Protect Journalists has noted the deaths and injuries of journalists which have not received the publicity afforded to those from the mainstream media. Anatoly Klyan, 68, cameraman...
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