Jorge Ibraín Tortoza Cruz

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Attacks on the Press   |   Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

Attacks on the Press 2002: Americas Analysis

Economic and political turmoil throughout Latin America in 2002 had profound implications for the region's press. Sharp decreases in advertising revenue bankrupted many media outlets, while the failure to consolidate democratic reforms left the media vulnerable to legal and physical assault. Five journalists were killed in Latin America in 2002 for their work.

Attacks on the Press   |   Venezuela

Attacks on the Press 2002: Venezuela

During 2002, a worsening political crisis brought Venezuela to the brink of collapse and threatened to derail democracy there. As the degradation of state institutions continued, society's extreme polarization and intolerance multiplied the risks for journalists.
March 31, 2003 12:00 PM ET


Reports   |   Venezuela

Venezuela Special Report: Cannon Fodder

In the current battle between the Venezuelan media and President Hugo Chávez Frías, journalists are being used as ammunition.
August 1, 2002 8:17 PM ET


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