Media Statements (prior 2008)

This is a list of various media releases issued by the FXI prior 2008. For any press releases issued post 2008, please click on Programmes.

Anti- Censorship:

FXI on US government’s ideological exclusion of Adam Habib

FXI response to ruling in Sunday Times matte

FXI welcomes CC judgement in ‘nose stud’ case

National Day of Action

Free Speech in the public health system needs intensive care

SABC’s Zikalala – from one black list to another?

“Justice delayed is just denied” – Icasa SABC hearing postpone

Icasa to hear FXI complaint against SABC

FXI outraged by gag on M&G newspaper

SABC’s second withdrawal of Thabo Mbeki

FXI welcomes SABC’s scheduling of Thabo Mbeki

FXI welcomes court ruling on Beeld e – Natis interdict

FXI concerned about growing trend of self – censorship at the SABC

Launch of the FXI Law Clinic

FXI, Sanef and Misa-SA welcome Cabinet decision to discuss censorship Bill

FXI’s response to SCA’s ruling on SABC’s application to broadcast Schabir Shaik’s appeal

FXI welcomes court ruling on attempted gagging of M&G

FXI’s response to Constitutional Court’s ruling on SABC’s application broadcast Shaik’s appeal

On Jewish Report’s censoring of Ronnie Kasrils

Freedom of Expression central to nose stud case

Cape Town council should reject proposed ‘nuisance’ by – law toda


Access to Information:

FXI in Concourt tomorrow as amicus in Masetlha case

FXI disappointed with Icasa decision on SABC blacklisting reports, vows to fight on

FXI hails victory in nuclear smuggling case

Launch of the FXI Law Clinic

FXI & ODAC condemn gag on health officials

FXI opposes state’s attempts to close nuclear trial to the public


Media & ICT:

FXI disappointed with Icasa decision on SABC blacklisting reports, vows to fight on

Labour & civil society write to Thabo Mbeki to oppose appointment of new SABC Board

On SABC’s clarifacation of its agreement with the SAJBD

SABC’s Zikalala – from one black list to another

FXI submits nominations for SABC board

“Justice delayed is just denied” – Icasa SABC hearing postpone

Icasa to hear FXI complaint against SABC

FXI concerned about process for nominations of SABC board members

PSL’s decision reduces accessibilty, akin to privatisation of national asset

FXI concerned about growing trend of self – censorship at the SABC

SABC’s blacklisting report

FXI picket outside SABC on Perlman’s last day


Right to protest:

Police repression in Protea South an indicator of national trend

FXI writes to Hellen Zille about banned gatherings in Cape Town

FXI condemns police actions in Moutse

FXI welcomes release of nationwide research report on abuse of right to protest

Increasing police repression highlighted by recent cases


Africa:

Kenyan journalist’s life in danger, hiding in SA

FXI welcomes Zim court decision on Trevor Ncube


Academic Freedom:

State of media freedom in SA, on the eve of National Press Freedom Day

UKZN academic exercises Freedom of Expression gets suspended

 

 

 

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