"No doubt about it, journalists are targets now,"
July 13, 2013 8:34 PM Subscribe
Shooting The Messengers
posted by the man of twists and turns (2 comments total)
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So, what guides a journalist's decisions in these unlovely places? The frequently repeated maxim that "no story is worth dying for" rings a little hollow. The awkward truth is that, in this field, personal bravery is simultaneously discouraged and rewarded.
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Alex Thomson: Set up to be shot in Syria’s no man’s land?
: Homs: the story behind Mani's extraordinary images from the frontline
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: James Brabazon’s “My Friend the Mercenary”
, An Interview With James Brabazon
, Tim Hetherington in Libya: witness to war – in pictures
Marie Colvin and Rémi Ochlik, previously
Tim Hetherington, previously
Sundance Interview: Sebastian Junger & James Brabazon, WHICH WAY IS THE FRONT LINE FROM HERE?
The Committee to Protect Journalists
"is an independent, nonprofit organization that promotes press freedom worldwide."
Previously: "I don't know if I should be photographing that or not"