Almost 1,200 journalists have been murdered since 1992. 71 of them in 2015 alone. 8 so far in 2016. This is not counting the extremely high number of journalists intimidated, threatened, and tortured because some countries want to keep them silent. They want to keep those journalists from spreading the word, the truth, to the rest of the world about important issues. Because this is going on, a non-profit organisation has been created to promote press freedom worldwide. This group is called The Committee to Protect Journalists.
Watch the short video below where our CEO, Paul W. Slusher, talks about the CPJ and how YOU can help them, too. Make sure to watch until the end because we have an extra something for you!