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Statement on the disappearance and suspected assassination of Jamal Khashoggi

The following statement was released by the founder and executive director, Jeff Brown today on the disappearance and suspected assassination of Saudi journalist – Jamal Khashoggi:   “The disappearance and suspected assassination of Jamal Khashoggi deeply and truly troubling. Violence, … Read More

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How to Pitch Us

We welcome news and feature pitches that pertain to news, journalism, media freedom and related topics. Here are a few things to know about us that may help in your efforts to pitch us. What Kinds of News Stories Do … Read More

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Fourth Estate Denounces Conviction of Reuters journalists in Myanmar; calls for release

We are shocked and deeply saddened that anyone would seek to ruthlessly target members of the working press with deadly violence. … Read More

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Fourth Estate Introduces New Member Benefits

The Fourth Estate has introduced two new member benefits. White House Press Pool Reports. Fourth Estate members may receive to White House presidential press pool reports & releases, as they are filed, directly to their email. Fourth Estate Discuss,  is … Read More

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The Fourth Estate supports H.R. 4935: The Journalist Protection Act

The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation supports California Representative Eric Swalwell’s (CA-15) legislation to protect journalists from physical attack. HR-4935 aka ‘Journalist Protection Act‘ , makes it a federal crime to intentionally cause bodily injury to a journalist affecting interstate … Read More

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US Supreme Court Grants Review for Certiorari in Fourth Estate v Wall-Street

The US Supreme Court Grants Review for Certiorari in Fourth Estate v. Wall-Street.com LLC … Read More

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Statement on Annapolis Capital Gazette Newsroom Shooting

We are shocked and deeply saddened that anyone would seek to ruthlessly target members of the working press with deadly violence. … Read More

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Wide Variety of Journalism Conferences Abound Throughout Remainder of 2018

The reach and importance of journalism is ever expanding throughout the world and conferences, workshops and even meetups have been formed, and are being created, for journalists of all types to learn from, grow and enjoy. Here is a look … Read More

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Fourth Estate Becomes Signatory to #G20openletter: Joint Call to G20 Leaders

The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation today announced that it has signed on to a multi-organizational open letter to G20 countries that seeks to put people at the center of the digital future. “We are delighted to become a signatory … Read More

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Calls for Webinar and Speaker Proposals

Fourth Estate calls for webinar and speaker proposals … Read More

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