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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.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 ...

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

Nov 10, 2017 ... Secondly, metadata retention laws jeopardise press freedom by undermining the ... The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), proclaimed by the ... stone for every free and democratic society” (UN Human Rights Committee, .... laws to limit peoples' ability to protest (American Civil Liberties Union, ...

www.un.org/en/sections/issues-depth/human-rights

Human rights include the right to life and liberty, freedom from slavery and ... The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights entered into force in 1976. ... taken and challenges to be met to improve the human rights situation in their country and to meet their international obligations. ... News and Media.

en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Freedom_of_speech

Liberty is meaningless where the right to utter one's thoughts and opinions has .... To preserve the freedom of the human mind then and freedom of the press, every ..... That there is a social problem presented by obscenity is attested by the ...

freedomhouse.org/report/freedom-world/freedom-world-2018

Jan 16, 2018 ... Political rights and civil liberties around the world deteriorated to their lowest ... The challenges within democratic states have fueled the rise of populist .... a coequal legislative branch, the free press, and an active civil society.