Journalists have always had to balance safety concerns with the inherent risks of getting the story in Iraq and Afghanistan. But reporters in places like Honduras and the Philippines are finding it increasingly difficult to do their job. We examine how violence against journalists ends up influencing media coverage.


  • Joel Simon Executive Director, Committee to Protect Journalists
  • Haider Hamza Iraqi journalist who has covered the war in his country for Reuters, ABC News and other news agencies
  • Alfredo Corchado Mexico Bureau Chief of The Dallas Morning News; this summer he’s a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C

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