PEN member barred from journalism in Honduras for covering corruption
PEN decries the 16-month ban on practicing journalism imposed on Globo TV news anchor Julio Ernesto Alvarado.
In Turkey, writer Erol Özkoray convicted of criminal defamation
The writer, journalist and publisher convicted for his 2013 book about the Gezi Park protests.
PEN South Africa Alarmed at Arrest of Botswana Editor
The folllowing was released by PEN South Africa, a close partner of PEN American Center, on Tuesday, September 16. PRESS RELEASE CAPE TOWN—PEN...
Arrest of Tie Liu Proves ‘Pen is Mightier Than the Sword’
PEN American Center Calls for Immediate Release of 81-Year Old Writer Arrested Sunday in Beijing NEW YORK—The arrest and...
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Eskinder Nega, a journalist and dissident blogger based in Addis Ababa...
Lawyer and journalist Nasrin Sotoudeh was serving a six-year sentence i...