CPJ: Open Gov’t Meaningless without a Free Press

Last week's summit of the Open Government Partnership, or OGP, in Mexico City, obscured the broader issues in creating the free flow of information, according to this story by the Committee to Protect Journalists' Joel Simon. "Governments must acknowledge the inextricable link between transparency and a strong, independent, and vibrant media that is safe from violence and persecution," he wrote.

Source: Columbia Journalism Review

Posted on: November 3, 2015