Amnesty criticizes both PA and Hamas

Amnesty International says both the Palestinian Authority and Hamas are guilty of restrictions of freedom of expression.Ben Ariel, 8/24/2017, 5:36 AM

Merkel submits to Erdogan on freedom of expression

Meotti talks to Henryk Broder, one of the most popular German writers, who thinks Germans behave like dhimmis. Giulio Meotti, 4/15/2016, 11:50 AM

Journalists: Unfair to close down Arab media

Dozens of journalists have signed a petition against the closure of media outlets connected to the Northern Islamic MovementYaakov Levi, 11/26/2015, 1:03 PM

Rouhani speaks out against arrests of journalists

Iran's president criticizes arrests of journalists, which he himself had promised to stop before election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2015, 5:44 AM

Iran detains five journalists

Authorities in Iran detain five local journalists, at least two of which are known to have openly criticized the government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/4/2015, 4:42 AM

Rouhani Aide Defects, Reveals US Capitulation

Close media aide to Iran’s President seeking political asylum in Switzerland after travelling there to cover nuclear talks.Ben Ariel, 3/29/2015, 6:39 AM

Europe Fines Turkey for Singer's Free Speech

European Court of Human Rights symbolically fines Turkey for without trial fining a singer over speech complaining about lack of freedoms.Ari Yashar, 2/10/2015, 11:07 PM

Bennett Vows Tough Policy; Arab Students Walk Out

Dozens of Arab students stormed out of an auditorium when Bennett outlined what Ayelet Shaked would do with the Public Security portfolio.Moshe Cohen, 2/8/2015, 5:19 PM

Police Arrest 'Extremists' For Anti-Pope Notices

Freedom of expression lost in Jerusalem as two youths arrested for 'crime' of posting notices, distanced for 'disruptive intentions.'Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 5/23/2014, 8:45 AM

UN Chief: Rouhani Not Living Up to His Promises

UN Secretary-General says that Iran's President has failed to fulfill his promises to allow greater freedom of expression.Elad Benari, 3/12/2014, 5:44 AM

Official Explains Ultra-Leftist Teacher Fiasco

Superintendent Zvika Peled recounts what really happened in the case; Ministry of Education publishes official response.Tova Dvorin, 1/28/2014, 2:11 PM

Iran Arrests 16 for Helping Anti-Gov't Websites

Iran's Revolutionary Guard arrests 16 accused of providing material to “anti-government websites”.Elad Benari, 12/5/2013, 4:16 AM

Yeshiva U Alumni: We’ll Block Carter's Entrance

Alumni of Cardozo School of Law say they will physically prevent Jimmy Carter from receiving peace prize.Gil Ronen, 4/9/2013, 9:06 AM

Court Won't Block Google on Mohammed Video – Yet

Arab leaders want to prevent internet access to "Innocence of Muslims". Court refuses temporary injunction.Gil Ronen, 9/20/2012, 4:58 PM

Muslims to Court: Block Access to 'Innocence'

Muslim MK, clerics tell court freedom of speech has its limits, "Innocence of Muslims" must be blocked.Gil Ronen, 9/19/2012, 10:34 PM

Court Permits ‘Support Israel/Defeat Jihad’ Ads

“Support Israel/Defeat Jihad” ads that label jihadists “savages” can remain on NY buses, despite Muslim objections, a US judge ruled. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/22/2012, 4:14 PM

Abbas Reverses Internet Censorship

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas reverses an order censoring news websites linked to one of his fiercest critics.Elad Benari, 5/6/2012, 6:16 AM

PA Minister Resigns Following Internet Restriction

Palestinian Authority Minister of Communications, Mashour Abu Daqa, announced his resignation following the PA's censorship of websites. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/30/2012, 4:25 PM

Abbas Blocks Websites that Criticize Him

Arabs in the Palestinian Authority cannot access certain websites. PA Attorney General blamed.Gil Ronen, 4/24/2012, 3:10 PM

Journalism Review's Anti-Israel Lies Exposed

A CJR article tears apart an earlier piece that placed Israel high on list of countries that suppress journalists.Gil Ronen, 4/17/2012, 3:15 PM