Cumhuriyet, the shame counter

Cumhuriyet, the shame counter

Cartoonist Musa Kart, along with nine of his colleagues from the Turkish daily Cumhuriyet, is 43 days in prison today. Photograph and names of the 10 imprisoned Since the fourth day of the journalists’ detention, the newspaper has published on its masthead a counter of … Read more

The Erdogan dictatorship

The Erdogan dictatorship

Although it is not a topic that is high on the media’s “news” agenda here, the Erdogan government’s machinery of repression is still in full swing in Turkey. During the so-called “great purge” at least 130 journalists have been arrested and some 150 media outlets … Read more

Erdogan and freedoms

Erdogan and freedoms

Erdogan and freedoms. The cartoon of Sunday 07/10/16 on CTXT For Erdogan, freedoms are a dead letter. And press freedom is no exception. After wiping out a lot of newspapers, closing radio stations and TV channels, he is continuing with the big purge in which … Read more

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Moroccan cartoonist Khalid Gueddar denounces death threats

Moroccan cartoonist Khalid Gueddar denounces death threats

Khalid Gueddar (FB) Moroccan cartoonist Khalid Gueddar (Morocco, 1975) Twitter – blog, editor of the satirical magazine Baboudi, reported to the police that he had received death threats. On Monday, 26 September, Khalid posted on Facebook the cartoon(screenshot) shared by Nahed Hattar, the Jordanian writer … Read more