Killing the truth is the world’s safest crime – in eight out of ten cases the killers go free. Journalists all around the world are harassed, arrested, kidnapped and murdered for doing their job: finding the truth. Fueled by a lack of political will and poor institutional capacity, this deadly trend has held steady for the past ten years. It needs to end. A Safer World For The Truth is an initiative to 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.
June 16, 2021