Data shows increasing dangers for journalists

From GaborfromHungary on Morguefile

RTDNA is pointing out some important data that suggests that the job of journalist is getting more dangerous around the world.

Here are the key facts highlighted by RTDNA contributor Michael Castengera:

  • The number of journalists jailed for their work hit a global record in 2021.
  • More female journalists were arrested globally in 2021 than ever recorded.
  • Journalists “detained for their work” globally in 2021 is the highest on record.
  • A journalist was killed nearly every week around the world last year.

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