Discussion 13.09.

Press freedom at stake

Join journalists from Southeast Asia for a lively discussion on hate speech and fake news.

Bild: By Bill Kerr, Flickr, licensed under CC BY 2.0 (edited by Jakob Reimann)

In Myanmar and Cambodia press freedom is being restricted again. And social media, once seen as strengthening freedom of expression, is being misused for hate speech and fake news.

When: Thursday, 13.09., 7pm

Where: taz Café

Rudi-Dutschke-Straße 23

10969 Berlin

free admission

Governments use this for further restrictions. In Malaysia these efforts have backfired and the change in government opened new spaces. How do journalists cope with these challenges?

Discussion in English with journalists from Cambodia, Malaysia and Myanmar participating in a workshop of the taz Panter Stiftung. Moderator: Sven Hansen, Asia-editor of taz.

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