July 18, 2019

Archive Event Highlight

100 DAYS: Egypt vs. Press Freedom

Three Al Jazeera English journalists are standing trial in Cairo, imprisoned without bail since December 29. What does their prosecution bode for Egypt, for the Middle East and for press freedom worldwide?

Speakers:

Kate O’Brian, President, Al Jazeera America

Yehia Ghanem, International Journalist in Residence, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Rob Mahoney, Deputy Director, Committee to Protect Journalists

Agnes Callamard, Director, Columbia Global Free Expression Project

Moderator: Bruce Shapiro, Executive Director, Dart Center for Journalism & Trauma

www.dartcenter.org