CJFE in the news


Toronto Sun | Crowdfunding campaign for jailed Egyptian-Canadian journalist
October 10, 2014

rabble | Catching CSEC off guard
By Eva Prkachin, September 23, 2014

Global | Fahmy’s family hopes PM will advocate for imprisoned journalist at UN
By Diana Mehta, September 22, 2014

Canada AM | The Risks of War Reporting
September 3, 2014

CTV | Imprisoned Egyptian-Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy files appeal
By Clare Clancy, August 20, 2014

National Post | Mohamed Fahmy: My letter from a Cairo prison
By Mohamed Fahmy, August 1, 2014

CBC News | Mohamed Fahmy, jailed Canadian journalist, considers appeal
July 31, 2014

Toronto Star | Jailed Canadian journalist denounces "draconian" verdict
By Tanya Talaga, July 31, 2014

The Globe and Mail | Ottawa’s stand on Fahmy’s imprisonment is clear, Harper says
By Gloria Galloway, June 25, 2014

The Globe and Mail | Egyptian president El-Sissi rejects calls to pardon Al Jazeera journalists
By Gloria Galloway, June 24, 2014

The John Oakley Show | Interview with Tom Henheffer on Mohamed Fahmy
June 24, 2014

CBC News | Egypt motivated against journalists?
June 23, 2014

Toronto Sun | Egyptian-Canadian journalist sentenced to seven years in Cairo
By Giuseppe Valiante, June 23, 2014

CBC Metro Morning | Canadian Journalist Jailed, Guest host Gill Deacon speaks with Tom Henheffer
June 23, 2014

National Post | Distraught family of jailed Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy urges Ottawa to ramp up pressure on Egypt
By Paola Loriggio, Canaidan Press, June 23, 2014

Think Progress | ‘A Government Of Thugs’: How Canada Treats Environmental Journalists
By Emily Atkin, May 23, 2014

Ottawa Citizen | Column: Don’t care about surveillance? You’re probably white and middle class
By Angela Chapin, May 15, 2014

The Globe and Mail | Dangers and barriers on World Press Freedom Day
May 4, 2014

Toronto Star | Where is Canada's rage over digital surveillance?
By Jesse Brown, May 1, 2014

Strategy | CJFE's explosive campaign
By Matthew Chung, April 28, 2014

Toronto Star | Canadians’ rightful access to public information being blocked, experts say
By Wendy Gillis, April 27, 2014

The Globe and Mail | Imprisoned Canadian ‘fed up’ as Egypt detention hits 100 days
By Diana Mehta, April 7, 2014

The Globe and Mail | Egyptian president vows a ‘fast resolution’ to case of jailed Egyptian-Canadian journalist
By Gloria Galloway, March 24, 2014

CTV | Supporters worldwide demand release of Canadian, colleagues in Egypt
By Diana Mehta, February 27, 2014

George Stroumboulopoulos | Al Jazeera Organizes Day Of Action To #FreeAJStaff From Egyptian Prison
February 27, 2014

The Globe and Mail | Supporters around the world demand release of Egyptian-Canadian journalist
By Gloria Galloway, February 27, 2014

Toronto Star | Torontonians rally for release of jailed Al-Jazeera journalists
By Kim Nursall, February 27, 2014

Toronto Star | Vigil for jailed journalists: Recap
February 27, 2014

Toronto Sun | Toronto rally to free Al Jazeera journalists held in Egypt
By Maryam Shah, February 27, 2014

Al Jazeera | Canada crosses a line on Egypt detentions
By Daniel Lak, February 26, 2014

The Globe and Mail | Why the silence over Mohamed Fahmy?
By Elizabeth Renzetti, February 17, 2014

Al Jazeera | Canada joins call to #FreeAJStaff
By Daniel Lak, February 7, 2014

The Huffington Post | Journalists Are Not Terrorists: Free the Al Jazeera Staff Jailed in Egypt
By Tom Henheffer, February 7, 2014

CBC | Al Jazeera, others urging Ottawa to help Mohamed Fahmy
February 6, 2014

The Globe and Mail | Journalists press Ottawa to help free Canadian jailed in Egypt
By James Bradshaw, February 6, 2014

iPolitics | Group says feds not doing enough to free Canadian reporter from Cairo jail
By Paola Loriggio, February 6, 2014

Toronto Star | Journalists demand release of reporters detained in Egypt
By Gemma Karstens-Smith, February 6, 2014

Toronto Star | CJFE calls for release of Al Jazeera staff in Egypt
February 6, 2014

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight | Canadian-Egyptian Journalist Remains In Detention In Cairo
February 5, 2014

CTV | Canadian journalist in Cairo faces charges that include joining terrorist group
By Diana Mehta, January 29, 2014


CBC | Turkish journalist Ahmet Şık receives Canadian award for courageous reporting
December 6, 2013

National Post | Bob Thomson: Blowing the whistle on Chile’s 1973 brutality
December 6, 2013

Toronto Star | Journalists honoured in Toronto for pursuit of truth: Public Editor
December 5, 2013

CBC | Eritrean journalist Mebrahtu Teclesion Berhe is honoured tonight by the NGO Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
December 4, 2013

Meftih | CJFE Awards Three Eritrean Journalists
December 2013

ICORN | ICORN Guest Writer Dessale Berekhet receives CJFE’s International Press Freedom Award
November 2013

The Guardian | Human rights groups' open letter to David Cameron on surveillance
November 3, 2013

allAfrica | Ethiopia: Canadian Free Expression Group Denounces Mistreatment of Journalists in Ethiopian Prisons
November 1, 2013

Toronto Star | Somali government forces largest radio broadcaster off air
By Michelle Shephard, October 26, 2013

OMNI News | Ai Weiwei: Voices of Freedom
October 2, 2013

Toronto Star | Liberian journalist moved to prison from hospital
By Valerie Hauch, September 23, 2013

Toronto Star | Pop stars and inspiration greet 20,000 at We Day
By Zoe McKnight, September 20, 2013

Toronto Star | Trespass charge dropped against Star reporter who photographed news event at Union Station
By Valerie Hauch, September 13, 2013

Maclean's | REPLAY: What is the Trans-Pacific Partnership?
By Nick Taylor-Vaisey, September 10, 2013

Toronto Star | Standing up for Turkish freedoms
By Olivia Ward, July 27, 2013

Toronto Star | Bring Canada's Parliament under Access to Information Act
By Suzanne Legault, June 27, 2013

Ottawa Citizen | More is less: Feds boost information services amid complaints of tighter control
By Bruce Cheadle, June 23, 2013

Toronto Star | Toronto Union Station waiver rule for journalists criticized
By Jim Rankin, June 7, 2013

straight.com | Watch Gordon McBean at Canadian Science in Crisis: Research, Responsibility and the Right to Speak
By Travis Lupick, June 7, 2013

Winnipeg Free Press | Journalists ask people to oppose budget bill that would touch on CBC contracts
The Canadian Press, May 27, 2013

The Globe and Mail | Journalists’ groups say government should not be sitting in on CBC negotiations
By Gloria Galloway, May 27, 2013

iPolitics | Press freedom groups demand removal of CBC from budget bill
By Olesia Plokhii, May 27, 2013

rabble | Canadian Journalists for Free Expression and whistleblowers
By Dennis Gruending, May 5, 2013

Toronto Star | Plague of government secrecy throttles Canadians' freedom
By Arnold Amber, May 3, 2013

Huffington Post | What the Government Is Hiding Should Make Canadians "Blush in Horror"
By Arnold Amber, May 3, 2013

The Globe and Mail | In too much of the world, press freedom remains a dream
By Annie Game, May 3, 2013

Maclean's | Free-speech report takes aim at Harper government's "culture of secrecy"
By Colin Perkel, May 3, 2013

Huffington Post | Let Science Speak: Harper Government Continues to Muzzle Federally Funded Scientists
By Bob Carty, May 2, 2013

CBC | DFO gets F in free expression from journalism group
May 2, 2013

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight | Interview with Carol Off
April 9, 2013

The Christian Science Monitor | Chilly White North? Canadian government secrecy on the rise
By Bilbo Poynter, April 5, 2013

The Globe and Mail | Censorship is alive and well in Canada – just ask government scientists
By Elizabeth Renzetti, February 22, 2013

The Epoch Times | Revamp freedom of information laws, watchdogs tell Ottawa
By Justina Reichel, February 6, 2013


The Globe and Mail | Party photos of the week
By Laura Serra, December 14, 2012

Toronto Star | Freedom of expression is more than an international issue: Public Editor
By Kathy English, December 7, 2012

The Globe and Mail | African journalist celebrated for tackling taboos – and risking her life
By Iain Marlow, December 7, 2012

As It Happens | Mae Azango: One of a Kind
December 6, 2012

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight | 102 journalists have been killed in 2012
December 6, 2012

Toronto Star | Liberian journalist Mae Azango honoured for bravery
By Diana Zlomislic, December 5, 2012

National Post | Meet Mae Azango, the Liberian journalist who refuses to be silenced on female genital mutilation
By Jonathan Kay, December 3, 2012

FAIR | Canadian Groups Raise Concern at UN About Shortcomings In Freedom of Expression and Other Rights
By Don Butler, October 12, 2012

Toronto Star | Federal government flunks freedom of expression, says journalists’ group
By Alyshah Hasham, May 2, 2012


Toronto Star | Telling truth to tyrants
By Kathy English, November 26, 2011

The Current | Whistleblowers go public on threat of bovine growth hormones
November 22, 2011

This Magazine | This45: Arif Noorani on Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
By Arif Noorani, May 19, 2011

CTV News | Report gives Harper gov't failing grade for access to info
By The Canadian Press, May 10, 2011

Toronto Star | Freedom of expression report gives Tory government failing grade
By Diana Mehta, May 9, 2011

The Epoch Times | Supreme Court decision means no ‘cameras in hallways’
By Joan Delaney, January 30, 2011

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight | 87 journalists were killed worldwide in 2010
January 4, 2011

The Epoch Times | Suicide Bombings of Journalists in Pakistan a New Trend
By Joan Delaney, January 3, 2011


The Globe and Mail | Stephen Harper flunks Info-sharing 101
By Jane Taber, May 3, 2010

CTV News | Cops to stop posing as media - unless necessary: OPP
By The Canadian Press, August 31, 2010


allAfrica | Uganda: Canadian Newspaper Raps Govt Over Lambert
By Charles Etukuri, March 28, 2006

IFEX | Newspaper shut down, journalist arrested
March 28, 2006