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How should we do what we do? A Code of Practice for today’s journalism.

Released: June 30th, 2019 10:27 PM

As far as broad, guiding principles go, the Fourth Estate's stand up pretty well. But as Journalism Advocate for Fourth ...




Statement in support of the Fallen Journalists Memorial

Released: June 24th, 2019 02:37 PM

Proposed legislation - expected to be introduced this week - seeks to create a permanent memorial in Washington DC that ...




Statement in Response to Raid By Australian Authorities on Journalist and Offices of the of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)

Released: June 06th, 2019 01:46 PM

"It is extremely disturbing that the Australian Federal Police would conduct such a raid on a legitimate news organization engaged ...




The Fourth Estate Announces the Creation of the Office of Journalism Advocate

Released: April 04th, 2019 07:19 AM

Announcing the appointment of Alan Sunderland to the newly created Office of Office of the Journalism Advocate.




Statement on Georgia Legislation Seeking to Establish Government Controlled Oversight of the Free Press

Released: April 03rd, 2019 01:15 PM

Fourth Estate's Executive Director - W. Jeffrey Brown - issued the following statement in response to Georgia House Bill 734 ...




Statement on Government Targeting of Journalists

Released: March 07th, 2019 08:52 AM

Fourth Estate Executive Director W. Jeffrey Brown issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Government detaining, monitoring, and ...




Fourth Estate to Launch Virtual Private Network (VPN) for Members

Released: March 06th, 2019 11:02 AM

The Fourth Estate to offer VPN access to all members and staff with a valid Fourth Estate member ID and ...




Response to Supreme Court decision in Fourth Estate v. Wall-Street

Released: March 04th, 2019 10:36 AM

Today, the Supreme Court issued a long awaited decision in Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation v. Wall-Street.com and resolved a ...




Statement on the exclusion of members of media from covering aspects of the Trump/Kim summit

Released: February 27th, 2019 07:39 AM

The following statement was released by W. Jeffrey Brown, the founder and executive director of the Fourth Estate, today following ...




Fourth Estate launches Secure Communications Platform

Released: January 15th, 2019 01:14 PM

Fourth Estate needed a highly secure application for group messaging for our global editorial and technical staff. So we made ...