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The PEN Ten with Jimin Han

I think about how censorship of writers and other creative artists is one of the first actions of a totalitarian government. It speaks to the power of individual voice... More


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The 1948 PEN Charter commits us to “oppose such evils of a free press as mendacious publication, deliberate falsehood and distortion of facts for political and personal ends.” Read PEN America’s newest report, Faking News: Fraudulent News and the Fight for Truth, on the looming threat fake news poses to free expression and learn how you can be part of the solution.