The Reporters without Borders website is an important resource for this class as the global news landscape morphs almost every day in some way. They’ve recently released the 2014 World Freedom report as well as two very interesting looks at countries and events.The first report looks at Vietnam and the long history of the Communist Party there in repressing freedom of information.
Are you following the Olympics? The second report examines the experience for journalists covering the international event. Read this report on how freedom of information and journalists have fared in Sochi and follow the links for a wealth of information.