Killing the truth is the world's safest crime – in eight out of ten cases the killers go free. The persistently high level of impunity perpetuates a cycle of violence against journalists, posing a threat to freedom of expression. So we are stepping in. By investigating cold cases and bringing them to court. Our People's Tribunal on the Murder of Journalists will pursue justice for murdered journalists. Read more about it here.
%totalMurdered% journalists have been killed since %firstYear%. For doing their jobs. These are the latest seven – out of an ever-growing number. But none of them is just a number. They were people. They were journalists, and killed because of it. That is why we have built an online monument. To document. To remember. View it here.
Killing the truth is the world’s safest crime.
In eight out of ten cases the killers of journalists go free.
That is why we have launched our own investigations. To investigate, document and pursue justice.
September 28, 2021
People’s Tribunal to indict governments, seeking justice for murdered journalists
June 16, 2021