Syria, Skripal and MH17: how Bellingcat broke the news

Eliot Higgins first became known for his investigations into the Syrian civil war, which he published on his blog Brown Moses. Higgins then went on to found Bellingcat, an investigative website that uses open source tools to expose the truth behind global news stories.


De tragedie in Nieuw-Zeeland: een wake-upcall voor sociale media?

Het is de incompetentie van Facebook, YouTube en andere sociale platformen (ook die van mediaorganisaties bij ons) om hun fora te controleren en te modereren die mee verantwoordelijk is voor tragedies zoals in Christchurch, zegt Tom Van de Weghe.  


Speakers Corner in Brussels in 2019

WHAT IS THE ORIGIN OF THE SPEAKERS CORNER? After London (Hyde Park) and some other cities around the world, Brussels will have its own Speakers Corner for at least one day, on May 3rd in BOZAR. A Speakers Corner, is traditionally where a speaker can publicly express his/her opinion freely on current affairs, politics, culture, philosophy …


Difference Day Honorary Title 2018: Daphne Caruana Galizia and her Family


AFP Photographer Dies in Bomb Explosion in Kabul


In pictures: Remembering photographer Shah Marai

From the BBC, a photographer killed in Bomb attach in Kabul


Journalists on International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, CPJ looks at threats women journalists face By Jacquelyn Iyamah/ CPJ Gender and Media Freedom Fellow on March 7, 2018 4:47 PM ET From imprisonment, sexual violence, cyber harassment, and even death, CPJ has documented threats faced by women journalists across the globe. For International Women’s Day, CPJ spoke with five women journalists based in South …


VUB en ULB eerste universiteiten in Europa die opstaan tegen haatspraak

Vandaag onderschreven de VUB en de ULB als eerste volledige universiteiten in Europa officieel de No Hate campagne in het bijzijn van Vlaams Minister van Jeugd en Media Sven Gatz. Op deze Difference Day, waarmee VUB en ULB de Internationale Dag van de Persvrijheid vieren in Bozar, tonen ze zo dat haat en discriminatie in de weg staan van zowel het academisch …


Als zelfs Donald Trump strengere regels wil voor journalisten


The issue we’re raising about fake news

Hello Members regularly ask us what steps the Guardian is taking to combat the issue of fake news. So we thought you might be interested in hearing about a report we’ve recently submitted to a British parliamentary commission on the subject. Last week the committee published papers from the Guardian and other interested organisations, which …