Join Right2Know KZN for a picket in support of the Angolan 19 – and freedom of expression in southern Africa. DATE: Tuesday 3 May (World Press Freedom Day) TIME: 9h00 – 11h00 PLACE: Angolan Embassy, Durban, KZN MORE INFO: Thabane Miya, 0721510320, email@example.com This event forms part of Right2Know’s Freedom Week 2016. #FreedomWeekRead more »
Media Freedom & Media Diversity
Media freedom & diversity are two sides of the same coin. With out freedom the media would be the voice of government. Without diversity the media would the voice of dominant economic interests. The Right2Know campaigns for a media that can serve the information and expressions needs of everyone in South Africa.
Join Right2Know Campaign Cape Town TV and the SOS Coalition for a launch of the Channel Free initiative and a discussion on the representation and role of women in South Africa’s media. The Channel Free initiative aims to broadcast South Africa’s fist national social justice community TV station. The launch will take “women and media” as a […]Read more »
Join Right2Know Western Cape for Summit exploring freedom of expression, hate speech, surveillance, and the Right to Recall. DATE: Monday 2 May 2016 TIME: 14h00 – 16h000 PLACE: Community House, 41 Salt River Rd, Salt River, Cape Town. MORE INFO: Noma Mbayo, 021 447 1000, firstname.lastname@example.org This event forms part of Right2Know’s Freedom Week 2016. #FreedomWeekRead more »
R2K strongly condemns the attack of two Citizen journalists and two members of the Amadiba Crisis Committee by a group of Xolobeni thugs on Saturday. The journalists were assigned to cover the funeral of anti-mining activist and chairperson of the Amadiba Crisis Committee, Sikhosiphi “Bazooka” Rhadebe who was murdered in that area two weeks ago. […]Read more »
Right2Know notes with serious concern the threats made by EFF leader, Julius Malema to journalists working for the New Age and ANN7. This is not the first time that Malema has bullied and threatened media workers. We are reminded of him very aggressively booting out BBC journalist Jonah Fisher from a press conference in […]Read more »