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Ecuador’s Media Still Under Attack

By Tara Schoenborn Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa continues to wage war on his nation’s media as he moves to shut down the nation’s only independent organization dedicated to freedom of the press, Fundamedios. Although the 2008 Ecuadorian Constitution acknowledges freedom … Continue reading

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Muzzling the Rapporteur: An Attack on a Champion of Free Speech

by Rick Rockwell The world is replete with evidence those in authority would rather kill the messenger than deal with the news of whatever problem the messenger has delivered.  Now, Ecuador and Venezuela have taken it a step further.  They … Continue reading

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