Posts Tagged: freedom of expression

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English PEN at the House of Lords

English PEN staff and representatives from two of our outreach partner organisations will be taking part in the 10th annual House of Lords Chamber Debate today.  Over 200 people, from all generations and from across the United Kingdom, have been invited to take part in the debate, which will be chaired by The Lord Speaker,

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Turkey: free speech under pressure

UPDATED 19 SEPTEMBER: Since the failed coup on 15 July and the declaration of a state of emergency, the Turkish government has detained a significant number of journalists and closed down publishers and media outlets. The independent news agency P24: Platform for Independent Journalism is publishing a list of all media detentions and shutdowns by

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