Category: Freedom of Expression

Curbs on press freedom come with a cost, new research reveals

Our research team – spanning economics, journalism and media – used rankings on press freedom from the US-based Freedom House and data on economic growth to examine 97 countries from 1972 to 2014

Source: Curbs on press freedom come with a cost, new research reveals

Macklemore’s Same Love hits number 1 on iTunes amid NRL same-sex marriage controversy – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Macklemore’s pro-same-sex-marriage song returns to the top of the charts after criticism from some conservative politicians about the singer’s scheduled performance at the NRL grand final.

Source: Macklemore’s Same Love hits number 1 on iTunes amid NRL same-sex marriage controversy – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)