Media Law Prof Blog

Editor: Christine A. Corcos
Louisiana State Univ.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

The Reporters Without Borders Rankings of Countries That Protect Press Freedom Is Out: U.S. Ranks 45th @RSF_inter

Reporters Without Borders ranks the United States 45th for press freedom for 2018 among countries it ranks, while Canada is in the top 20 in the world, at 18th. Norway is again first in the world, and Sweden is 2nd, while North Korea is at the bottom of the rankings. A sampling of countries that rank higher than the U.S.? The Czech Republic (34th), Germany (15th), Costa Rica (10th), the Netherlands (3rd).

 

More here from Reporters Without Borders. Here's the ranking for 2018.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/2018/04/the-reporters-without-borders-rankings-of-countries-that-protect-press-freedom-is-out-us-ranks-45th-.html

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