‘Threats against freedom of expression on the rise’ – Council of Europe
Consecutive assessments of the state of the freedom of
Malta loses points for political rights and civil liberties in Freedom House report
Malta has come under criticism for the “inefficiency” of
Propaganda, disinformation and social media limiting democracy – EP report
Concerted propaganda and disinformation campaigns are limiting democracy, human
‘Those responsible for Daphne Caruana Galizia murder must be brought to justice’ – UK government
The British Foreign Office has condemned the murder of
The Shift takes part in the RSF 2019 World Press Freedom Index in London
Caroline Muscat, co-founder and editor of The Shift News,
‘Unite for truth’
Malta is facing a crisis of governance. There has
WATCH: When the State whips up a cycle of hate against its critics
Daphne Caruana Galizia had been a target of hate
International Journalism Festival: Disinformation and censorship in Malta
Disinformation, hate speech, censorship and a host of other
International press freedom NGOs slam attempts to silence journalist with arrest
Time Magazine’s Person of the Year 2018, Maria Ressa,
Malta’s ally: Report on censorship, control by China beyond its borders
China is going to great lengths to create a
European journalists demand MEP candidates commit to media freedom
The European Federation of Journalists has launched its manifesto
MEPs call for sanctions against Russian banker who threatened The Shift News
Over 20 MEPs from 14 countries have demanded sanctions
‘Without media freedom there can be no democracy’
In the absence of government action, it is up
Malta government only paying ‘lip service’ to its human rights obligations, UN hears
Leading international press freedom and human rights organisations raised
‘It is when institutions fail that journalists become vulnerable’
Journalists who unearth wrongdoing are endangered when the institutions
Rule of law and press freedom in Malta criticised by UN Human Rights Council
The Maltese government has come under significant criticism for
Government criticised at UN on lack of public inquiry on Daphne Caruana Galizia assassination
Delegates at the United Nations Human Rights Council 40th
Reporters Without Borders condemns latest threat against The Shift News
A new threat of possible legal action against Malta-based
Thousands take to the streets in Montenegro against corruption
On Saturday, over 10,000 Montenegrins protested in the capital
Lawsuits that cripple journalists: Malta a protagonist in debate on press freedom
Media freedom and the abuse of lawsuits to silence
International press freedom organisations demand ‘justice for Ján’
Leading international press freedom organisations representing thousands of journalists
‘A deep structural injustice’ – CoE notes lack of investigation on Daphne’s death
The Council of Europe’s media freedom report notes its
Media Pluralism Monitor report notes deterioration in Malta
The lack of political independence of the media is
Disinformation requires urgent attention – Council of Europe
The Council of Europe (CoE) has expressed concern about
Malta in a nutshell: Isolation and its heroes
The easiest way to build a hero is to
‘Impunity deters rigorous journalism’ – Council of Europe
While the press plays a fundamental role in holding
Protestors demand action after gun attack on Montenegro journalist
The shooting of an investigative journalist in Montenegro on
Thousands of Slovaks call for new elections as media freedom is under threat
Saturday 5 May, was supposed to be a special
Shoulder to shoulder with journalists
The systematic asphyxiation of the media happening all around
After Malta, EU needs anti-SLAPP law to protect media freedom – MEPs
A group of MEPs from across political groups have

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