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The front page of the 16 August 2018 edition of the

PEN America stands with local newsrooms to defend free press

Today hundreds of newspapers across the United States, led by The Boston Globe, published editorials challenging attacks on press freedom. Each publication in its own words stressed the essential role that journalism and news outlets play in undergirding American communities, our politics and policymaking, and the nation as a whole.

The front page of the 16 August 2018 edition of the

United States | Attacks

PEN America stands with local newsrooms to defend free press

PEN American Center

Today hundreds of newspapers across the United States, led by The Boston Globe, published editorials challenging attacks on press freedom. Each publication in its own words stressed the essential role that journalism and news outlets play in undergirding American communities, our politics and policymaking, and the nation as a whole.

Supporters of detained land rights activist Tep Vanny call for her release outside the Appeal Court in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 27 July 2017

Cambodia | Free Expression & the Law

Civil society groups call for the release of Tep Vanny

Cambodian Center for Human Rights (CCHR), Human Rights Watch (HRW), IFEX, Southeast Asian Press Alliance (SEAPA)

As Tep Vanny completes two years in detention, civil society organisations and communities call on the authorities to immediately and unconditionally release her, drop all dormant criminal charges and overturn any convictions against her, so that she may return to her family and community.

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