Tag Archives: iran

Index Index – international free speech round up 15/02/13

Index Index – international free speech round up 15/02/13

Censoring Saint Valentine

Daisy Williams: Censoring Saint Valentine

Index Index – International free speech round up 28/01/13

Index Index – International free speech roundup 28/01/13

Index Index – International free speech roundup 18/01/13

Daisy Williams: Index Index – International free speech roundup

The beat goes on?

Daisy Williams:The beat goes on, but lest we forget the casualties of musical censorship

Obama takes Syria sanctions online

Padraig Reidy: Obama takes Syria sanctions online

Iran: New crackdown on journalists in run-up to elections

As the March 2012 Iranian parliamentary elections edge closer, authorities have begun to crack down on press freedom. In a new wave of arrests over recent weeks, at least three prominent journalists have been detained. Blogger and women’s rights activist Parastou Dokouhaki was arrested in Tehran on Sunday, after security agents raided her home, confiscated [...]

Maziar Bahari on Press TV Ofcom fine

Jo Glanville: Maziar Bahari on Press TV Ofcom fine

Iranian writer freed

Jo Glanville: Iranian writer freed

Khamenei not the Ayatollah of Rock and Rolla

Padraig Reidy: Khamenei not the Ayatollah of Rock and Rolla