IWMF in the News

Erdogan took a stand for Khashoggi. Now he should free the critics he imprisoned.

By Editorial Board | Originally Published: The Washington Post DEMANDING A full accounting for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul has earned President Recep Tayyip Erdogan a modicum of…

Washington Post CEO on Jamal Khashoggi

Video | Published: MSNBC Washington Post CEO and Publisher Fred Ryan speaks at the 2018 Courage in Journalism Awards about contributor Jamal Khashoggi.

Trump’s TV megaphone — Lachlan defends Fox News — NYT tops 4 million subs — Bill Keller retiring

By Michael Calderone | Originally Published: Politico AS PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP continues to stoke fears about immigration in the days before the midterms — including framing a caravan of migrants far from the U.S. border as a menacing…

In wake of Khashoggi’s killing, Washington Post announces Press Freedom Partnership

By Brian Stelter, CNN Business | Originally Published: CNN Business Washington Post’s new initiative “Thirty days ago, Jamal Khashoggi was lured into a death trap,” Washington Post publisher and CEO Fred Ryan said at the International Women’s Media…

Remarks from CEO and Publisher Frederick J. Ryan, Jr. at 2018 Courage in Journalism Awards

Video | Originally Published: The Washington Post Washington Post Publisher and CEO Frederick J. Ryan, Jr. was honored by the International Women’s Media Foundation on Nov. 1. Ryan dedicated his speech to slain Washington Post contributor Jamal…

Attacks on Media Workers Grow And Few Punished

NOVEMBER 1, 2018 | TULA CONNELL Two media workers have been murdered each week on average this year—73 to date, making it likely the number of those killed will meet or exceed that of 2017, when 82…

Why What We Do Matters

No press can truly be free without the equal voice of women, yet not all voices are welcome when it comes to reporting the news. In recent years, we’ve seen women around the world taking…

Outstanding Female Journalists Honored At 2018 Courage in Journalism Awards

Originally Published: Look to the Stars The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) last week honored several outstanding female journalists at the 2018 Courage in Journalism Awards luncheon at Cipriani 42nd Street. This year’s honorees included…

On The Scene: Courage In Journalism Awards 2018

Lenique Vincent | October 31, 2018 Originally Published: The Knock Turnal A sophisticated meal of salmon with a side of garden salad and bruta cheese on a bed of sun-dried tomatoes sat at dozens of tables in…