freedom of information

Prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a cabinet meeting, June 17, 2018.
Supreme Court: Netanyahu-Mozes transcripts will not be made public

Prosecutors Yuval Yoaz and Shachar Ben Meir filed a request to the Israeli Supreme Court to publish the transcripts of conversations between Netanyahu and "Yedioth Ahronoth" publisher Arnon Mozes.

By AVISHAI GRINZAIG/MAARIV
01/08/2018
IDF computing school
IDF Military Censor banned nearly 300 articles last year

The Military Censor works in an outdated mode, even if some secrets are legitimate, expert says.

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IDF Military Censor banned nearly 300 articles last year

The Military Censor works in an outdated mode, even if some secrets are legitimate, expert says.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
12/07/2018
A man is silhouetted against a video screen with a Twitter and a Facebook logo
Privacy literacy, legislation top-of-mind at TAU

Researchers in Tel Aviv University’s Blavatnik Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Center want to help users make better decisions about privacy.

By MAAYAN HOFFMAN
04/05/2018
Google co-founder Sergey Brin wearing Google-Glass
The end of the Internet age

Governments and monopolistic corporations pose a threat to freedom of information

Undercover Israeli security personnel detain a Palestinian demonstrator during clashes at a protest
Editorialized journalism: Don't always believe your eyes

Media coverage - or lack thereof - leaves readers on their own.

President Mahmoud Abbas
PA arrests radio station chairman who publicly denounced Abbas

The Palestinian Authority arrested Ayman Qawasmeh, chairman of the Minbar al-Huriyya station, days after he spoke on air against PA President Mahmoud Abbas and PA PM Rami Hamdallah.

04/09/2017
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem July 30, 2
Justice served

The press needs to be able to cultivate and establish confidential relationships with government officials.

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