Choking the lifeblood of democracy

The Daily Star – Wasim Bin Habib, Pinaki Roy

“The only security of all is in a free press,” Thomas Jefferson, famous American statesman and the country’s third president once said.
His quote holds more relevance now as the voice of journalism has increasingly been constrained in Bangladesh thanks to various laws which the journalist community and civil society deem as weapons to rein in press freedom and curb free speech. Read more on The Daily Star

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