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Thursday, October 23, 2008

Reporters Without Borders Releases Press Freedom Index For 2008

Here's the newly released Reporters Without Borders Press Freedom Index: the U.S. ranks 36th, along with Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cape Verde, South Africa, Spain and Taiwan. Iceland is first. The report points out that the countries that most protect press freedoms tend to be at peace, to have strong parliamentary democracies, to resist government corruption and to be secular. Read more here.

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