Turkey: “Real Journalism Never Goes Unpunished”

"Almost anyone who goes after genuine stories of reality pays a price in some form or other, by being fired, intimidated, sued or forced into self-censorship," writes Turkish columnist Sevgi Akarçeşme. "The current Turkish media landscape does not allow the public to have access to much of the news, thanks to political pressure coupled with the efforts of pro-government journalists."

Source: Sunday's Zaman

Posted on: July 5, 2015