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June 7, 2019

Monthly newsletter: June 2019

Hong Kong on June 4 just saw one of the largest crowds ever gather to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the massacre of pro-democracy students and protestors in […]
May 13, 2019

Monthly newsletter: May 2019

Is WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange a hero or a heel? Is Assange, currently in a British jail, a journalist who should be supported as a symbol […]
April 12, 2019

Monthly newsletter: April 2019

Message from Keith The adage holds that a picture is worth a thousand words, and I was reminded of that this month when I was fortunate […]
March 29, 2019

Monthly newsletter: March 2019

Message from Keith If you want to feel optimistic about the future of journalism, take a short trip up to Beijing. Yes, you read that right, […]
February 4, 2019

Monthly newsletter: February 2019

Welcome back! Our newsletter took a short break during the Christmas and New Year holiday period.  So you will see this edition is jam-packed with lots […]
February 26, 2017

Will the Trump White House Defend Press Freedom Abroad?

By Keith B. Richburg, February 26, 2017 (This article first appeared in Nieman Reports, Februry 23, 2017. ©Nieman Reports) In the late 1980s, I found myself banned […]
August 27, 2016

Ignorance vs. malice: comparing racism in Asia and the US

By Keith B. Richburg, August 27, 2016 This was my latest piece from the online editon of August 17 Nikkei Aisan Review, reprinted in the magazine in […]
May 13, 2016

US looks set for a nasty presidential election

By Keith B. Richburg, May 13, 2016 Greetings, and in case you missed it, here is the piece I wrote for Nikkei Asian Review, just after the […]
March 31, 2016

A New Position, A New Challenge

By Keith B. Richburg, March 31, 2016 Yes, it’s official. In September, I will be taking over as Director of the Journalism and Media Studies Centre (JMSC) […]