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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 ...




Comments in response to the ongoing attacks on the free press by the President of the United States Donald Trump

Released: November 08th, 2018 10:05 AM

Statement and comments by Fourth Estate Founder and Executive Director W. Jeffrey Brown in response to the ongoing attacks on ...




Fourth Estate Statement on Jamal Khashoggi

Released: October 11th, 2018 01:22 PM

The following statement was released by the founder and executive director, Jeff Brown today on the disappearance and suspected assassination ...




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

Released: September 05th, 2018 09:00 AM

The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation is calling on Myanmar’s government to immediately release jailed journalists, Wa Lone (aged 32), ...




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

Released: March 25th, 2018 10:51 AM

The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation supports California Representative Eric Swalwell's (CA-15) legislation to protect journalists from physical attack.




Fourth Estate Supports Knight First Amendment Institute’s Call for Removing Twitter Blocks

Released: June 07th, 2017 03:00 PM

June 7, 2017 (Miami) – The Knight First Amendment Institute has sent a letter to the White House demanding that ...