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In this opinion piece for @NYDailyNews, PEN America's Senior Director of Free Expression Programs @summerelopez applauds the journalists who are working on the front lines, telling the stories of those affected by #COVID19: https://bit.ly/2UyatGz.
Iranian journalists have protested the decision taken by a committee of Iran's Coronavirus Combat Taskforce to ban all print media. The ban will be in place as long as coronavirus-related restrictions are in effect. https://bit.ly/2xH5BWk
The European Union’s top official urged member countries Tuesday to respect the bloc’s core values amid fears that restrictions imposed by some national governments to combat the novel coronavirus pandemic could erode democracy across the continent. https://bit.ly/2UvSpMZ