Journalism History for Monday 8th May 2023

Review of UK and world papers and coverage of UK and global journalism stories for Monday 8th May 2023

Journalism is the first draft of history and these daily reports seek to provide an online briefing of the history of journalism for each day featured.

The Chartered Institute of Journalists remembers all the professional journalists and media workers murdered and killed while doing their work this year in all parts of the world and remember the immense sacrifice of those who gave their lives to the profession in the past. We send our condolences to their families, friends and professional colleagues.

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Sky News Press Preview: Monday’s papers. 8 May 2023 #coronation #kingcharles #presspreview
Gillian Joseph previews Monday’s papers with journalist & author, Rachel Shabi and the political commentator, Benedict Spence. See:
Arab News reports: ‘Most Arab mothers do not see themselves accurately represented in adverts they see.’ See:

LinkedIn news edited by Liz Justice
The BBC became the centre of a row over its Coronation footage, after UK news organisations rebelled from being made to pay when foreign media got the live feed at no extra cost to their existing deals. See:
Pat Holloway has seen her share of destruction during a 30-year career as a photojournalist, but she is adamant enough is enough. See:

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CIoJ LinkedIn news feed edited by Liz Justice at:

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CIoJ LinkedIn news stories, Hold The Front Page news stories, Guardian media news stories, Press Gazette news stories, Arab News media stories and other stories from miscellaneous sources

The Chartered Institute of Journalists calls on China to release Australian broadcaster Cheng Lei from detention which now stands at 998 days since 13th August 2020 See: & The Institute also calls on Belarus to pardon and release Sofia Sapega from her 6 year jail sentence and to release her journalist friend Roman Protasevich from his 8 year jail sentence. See: Both were seized unlawfully from an internatonal Ryanair flight diverted to Minsk 23rd May 2021. Their ordeal is now 715 days. The CIoJ calls on all governments and states unjustly detaining journalists for doing their professional work to respect freedom of expression, the right to liberty and free them immediately. See:

North American Newspapers for Monday 8th May 2023

French Newspapers for Monday 8th May 2023

Montage of world newspapers for Monday 8th May 2023

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