Journalism Organizations

Protection of Journalists

The Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ is an independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1981. It promotes press freedom worldwide by defending the rights of journalists to report the news without fear of reprisal.

The Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma

The Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma is dedicated to informed, effective and ethical news reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy.  It is a “global resource for journalists who cover violence.”

This site “contains crucial information on freedom of information laws and how they were drafted and implemented, including how various provisions have worked in practice.”

International Freedom of Expression Exchange

IFEX is a dynamic network that monitors, promotes and defends freedom of expression worldwide.

Reporters Without Borders

Reporters Without Borders is a Paris-based NGO that monitors attacks on the media and fights for the protection of journalists.


Freedom of Information

Center for Public Integrity

CPI publishes an internet guide with extensive information on the Freedom of Information Act.

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

This site offers an easy-to-use FOI Letter Generator for requests at both the U.S. federal and state level.


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