Trump opens reelection campaign week with escalating rhetoric against the media

The same week that President Donald Trump traveled to Orlando, Florida, to announce his bid for reelection, his escalating negative rhetoric against the media reached an all-time high.

Outrageous raids on journalists in Australia and elsewhere threaten press freedom

Recent raids on journalists and newsrooms in Australia are the latest in a string of instances — in no way limited to Australia — of government targeting of journalists for their reporting.

Special Limited Time Art Sale to Benefit Freedom of the Press Foundation

Purchase artwork and support Freedom of the Press Foundation at the same time. 

Unanswered questions on the San Francisco police raid of a journalist’s home

The SF police chief finally apologized, but many questions remain unanswered. 

Press freedom advocates and news outlets strongly condemn new charges against Julian Assange

Here’s what numerous civil liberties and digital rights groups had to say about the implications of the new unprecedented charges against Julian Assange under the Espionage Act.

The Trump admin’s new charges against Julian Assange are a fundamental threat to press freedom in the 21st century

The Trump administration’s new charges against WikiLeaks and Julian Assange are the most fundamental threat to press freedom in the 21st century

San Francisco's criminal investigation of a journalist for 'conspiracy' is a shocking attack on press freedom

San Francisco's investigation into a freelance reporter for 'conspiracy' is a brazen attack on the rights of all journalists. 

Chelsea Manning could be jailed again today

Manning was released after a grand jury investigation into WikiLeaks expired last week, but she was immediately subpoenaed to order before a new one — and she could be jailed again for her courage when she resists again.

California’s new transparency law increases police visibility and amplifies reporting, but the state is still resisting it

Recent courtroom wins in California have led to the release of new police shooting records under a new transparency law, but some government agencies have been resisting compliance.

The Trump admin is on pace to shatter the record for the most prosecutions of journalistic sources

The latest arrest and indictment of an alleged whistleblower should concern all journalists.