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Why the FBI raid of Project Veritas is concerning for press freedom

The FBI raid of James O'Keefe is a troubling development for press freedom. That the potential story was not a blockbuster public interest investigation, and that O’Keefe and Project Veritas have a long history of deception and manipulation, do not change that fact.

Filecoin Foundation for the Decentralized Web funds largest grant in Freedom of the Press Foundation's history

Funding will largely go towards developing the next-generation SecureDrop system for journalists and whistleblowers.

As lawmakers debate drone tragedy, a key whistleblower remains behind bars

A brave whistleblower served as a source to stories that shaped the public understanding of the otherwise secret U.S. drone program. He's serving a prison sentence as lawmakers reckon with the very information he revealed.

Lawmakers can support journalists, but only by actually listening to them first

In the past two months, lawmakers in Florida and New Jersey have advanced misguided proposals that would effectively classify assaults on journalists as hate crimes. These proposals would do little to fix the underlying issues and would likely create a host of new problems.

The George Floyd protests started three months ago today. More than 700 journalists have reported press freedom violations since.

An unprecedented press freedom crisis has been unfolding around the country for the past three months.

DHS agents have reportedly injured at least 30 journalists in Portland

A disturbing federal assault on journalists is unfolding in Portland.

Who’s attacking journalists at George Floyd protests? Overwhelmingly, it’s the police.

Over 80% of the assaults on journalists have come from police, not protesters.

Signal Technology Foundation is now open for donations

You can now donate to support Signal, the secure messaging service, directly.

In a major press freedom victory, Brazil Supreme Court judge rules to protect Glenn Greenwald and The Intercept Brasil

The ruling protects all journalists in Brazil from retaliation for their reporting.

Dozens of press freedom groups denounce the threats against journalist Glenn Greenwald and The Intercept Brazil

The Brazilian government's attack on Glenn Greenwald and the Intercept Brazil is an attack on all journalists.