[POSTPONED] Knowing the News: An Interactive Media Literacy Workshop – Greensboro
Reading for Justice: Confronting Mass Incarceration in the South
Life Under Occupation: The State of Human Rights in Crimea
Writers as Witness: Free Speech in a Time of Hate Speech
Fractured Democracy: Rural News & Representation in North Carolina Media
Paint It Black: Combating Gentrification Through the Arts
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Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro said he would veto a bill regulating fake news, which has also been criticized by social media companies such as Facebook and Twitter, if it comes to his desk from Congress in its present shape. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-brazil-politics-fake-news-idUSKBN2433FN
PEN America and @pen_belarus demand the immediate release of recognized Belarusian philanthropist Viktar Babaryka and his son, Eduard, and call for the removal of restrictions on their cultural projects: https://rb.gy/ekv5r1.
A Russian court has found journalist Svetlana Prokopyeva guilty of “justifying terrorism” in a controversial case widely criticized as an attack on freedom of speech. Prokopyeva has maintained her innocence throughout the trial. https://bit.ly/3iy5HCJ