Media Matters Archive

More journalists in India under life threat for speaking against Hindu extremists

Delhi Police on Thursday registered an FIR against a man who openly threatened to eliminate four eminent women and a noted journalist, all of

India: Karnataka CM calls India most dangerous place for journalists

A senior Indian journalist was shot dead by unidentified attackers in southern Karnataka state, its chief minister said on Tuesday, confirming the country as

History and Journalism as tools of wars

In the United States, facts, an important element of truth, are not important. They are not important in the media, politics, universities, historical explanations,

Good Op-Ed writing: Some tips

As a summertime service for readers of the editorial pages who may wish someday to write for them, here’s a list of things I’ve

Political “beef” in India, hiding the facts

Film-maker speaks on her documentary, Kakkoos, on manual scavenging, and the political situation in Tamil Nadu It was on February 26 that Divya Bharathi, a