Review of UK and world papers and coverage of UK and global journalism stories for Saturday 13th May 2023
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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.
Telegraph reports (behind paywall) ‘Killer who carved swastikas on victim loses bid for secret parole hearing. Steven Ling, in jail for murdering Joanne Tulip in 1997, set to argue his case for freedom in public Parole Board meeting.’ See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1657140270419390465
FT Media reports (behind paywall) ‘AI’s disruptive forces are rapidly reshaping the music industry. Insiders say the effect of the technology is akin to that of sharing site Napster in the early 2000s.’ See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1657494465504854018
LinkedIn news feed edited by Liz Justice
Spectator journalist Taki Theodoracopulos has been charged with attempted rape. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7063182788451000320?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
Journalist documentary maker Richard Felgate was arrested covering protestors on the route of the Kings Coronation in London. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7063185034819596288?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
CIoJ Twitter news feed at: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist
CIoJ LinkedIn news feed edited by Liz Justice at: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/63500/
CIoJ Facebook news feed at: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100077475452242
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 1,003 days since 13th August 2020 See: https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2022/nov/28/partner-of-detained-australian-journalist-cheng-lei-hopeful-of-compassionate-and-speedy-resolution & https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/australia-concerned-by-delays-trial-journalist-detained-china-2023-03-31/ 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: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-65466698 Both were seized unlawfully from an internatonal Ryanair flight diverted to Minsk 23rd May 2021. Their ordeal is now 720 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: https://rsf.org/en/new-record-number-journalists-jailed-worldwide
North American Newspapers for Saturday 13th May 2023
French Newspapers for Saturday 13th May 2023
Montage of world newspapers for Saturday 13th May 2023