Journalism History for Sunday 14th May 2023

Review of UK and world papers and coverage of UK and global journalism stories for Sunday 14th 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: Sunday’s front pages. 13 May 2023 #eurovision #ukraine
We take a look at the front pages with journalist and author Christina Patterson, and editor of the Jewish Chronicle, Jake Wallis Simons. See:
Washington Post reports (behind paywall) ‘Hodding Carter III, State Dept. spokesman in Iran crisis, dies at 88. He was the scion of a Mississippi newspaper family and won four Emmy Awards for TV documentaries.’ See:

LinkedIn news feed edited by Liz Justice
Elon Musk said he has found a new CEO for Twitter, or X Corp as he now calls it. See:
Jon Snow, 75, is the subject of a new Channel 4 documentary celebrating his career in a one off special due to be released later this year. See:

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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 1,004 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 721 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 Sunday 14th May 2023

French Newspapers for Sunday 14th May 2023

Montage of world newspapers for Sunday 14th May 2023

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