en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freedom_of_the_press

Freedom of the press or freedom of the media is the principle that communication and .... Freedom of the press is an extremely problematic problem/concept for most ... To this end, most non-democratic societies employ state-run news ... Charter of Fundamental Rights as well as the European Convention on Human Rights.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Civil_liberties

Civil liberties or personal freedoms are personal guarantees and freedoms that the government cannot abridge, either by law or by judicial interpretation, without due process. Though the scope of the term differs between countries, civil liberties may include the freedom of conscience, freedom of press, ... Other civil liberties include the right to own property, the right to defend ...

www.aclu.org/issues/free-speech/freedom-press

The rise of the national security state and the proliferation of new surveillance technologies have created new challenges to media freedom. The government ...

www.aclu.org/other/freedom-expression

Freedom of speech, of the press, of association, of assembly and petition -- this ... minorities' First Amendment rights; free speech issues did not even reach the ...

en.unesco.org/70years/freedom_of_expression

... Freedom of expression: A fundamental human right underpinning all civil liberties ... Freedom of expression is a fundamental human right enshrined in Article 19 of the ... Therefore, UNESCO is engaged in examining issues of freedom of ... To raise awareness for the fundamental role that the press plays in society and for ...

www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17549507.2018.1392612

Since its inclusion in Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, ... and freedom of association, and is essential to ensure press freedom. ... the ability of people to stand together and express views on issues they care deeply about. ..... pass any of the antiprotest laws introduced (American Civil Liberties Union, ...

www.ushistory.org/gov/10.asp

Protection of civil liberties and civil rights is perhaps the most fundamental political value in American society. ... The New York Times countered with the argument that the public had the right to know and that its freedom of the press should be upheld. ... which protects violation of rights and liberties by the state governments.

www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/librarybill/interpretations/universalright

Freedom of expression is an inalienable human right and the foundation for self- government. ... the freedoms of speech, press, religion, assembly, and association, and the ... privacy of the individual will be blind to the erosion of its rights and liberties. ... Violations of these human rights have been recorded in virtually every ...

www.ifla.org/faife/links/intellectual-freedom-human-rights-organisations

Nov 24, 2017 ... A coalition of civil liberties and human rights organizations fighting censorship ... and private sphere, on human rights issues and the role of civil society. ... It promotes international action to defend press freedom and social ...