PEN America Welcomes Senate Introduction of 2021 World Press Freedom Day Resolution
Senators have introduced a resolution this week marking World Press Freedom Day 2021, as press freedom worldwide is under profound threat. More
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The attempted silencing of media and journalists by authoritarian regimes is a global issue. The same is true for the foreign agent law. Read more from our latest piece by @PSadovskaya2020: https://pen.org/nobel-prize-dmitry-muratov-kremlin-foreign-agent-law/
Although NEW KID has since returned to the shelves of the Katy Independent School District's libraries, the debate over the book highlighted fears that similar scenes are going to play out over and over again this year. https://nbcnews.to/30ootb6