Volume I Issue 5 August 3, 2015
MediaScape: A weekly wrap-up of media-related studies and surveys
TOP STORY
Treason charges in Germany carry 15 years in prison, unless a judge chooses a harsher sentence.

Charged wth treason: "Netzpolitik" journalists Markus Beckedahl and Andre Meister. Photograph: Netzpolitik
FEATURED STORIES

Verdict in Mohamed Fahmy retrial postponed again

The allegations stem from coverage of protests against coup that toppled Mohammed Morsi.

Turkish media become collateral damage in renewed violence

Media has been affected both by government censorship and violence.
 
CURATED ARTICLES RELATED TO MEDIA FROM AROUND THE WORLD

7/7 changed the way we experience news

Many of the photographs were viewed thousands of times within hours of their posting.

Ethiopia promises reform, but has a long way to go on civil liberties

Ethiopia is currently ranked 142 on Reporters Without Borders’ World Press Freedom Index

Breakthrough for women editors, but men still dominate newsrooms

Lack of women in news industries sends an important message to the public about women’s place, their roles and their lives
 
Author: Newswatch Desk | Published: August 3, 2015 | Updated: August 3, 2015 |