The Hollywood cool factor of the Obama years was all but gone, but people came out to celebrate the press and the weekend’s other hero, Samantha Bee.
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The trial is the latest prominent legal battle highlighting the somewhat murky line between the right to privacy and the right to free speech.
The arrest of the cartoonist Islam Gawish escalated a crackdown by the government on even moderate forms of dissent.
The Committee to Protect Journalists report highlights the governmental and nongovernmental perils that cartoonists face.
The truncated debut of the channel, Al Arab, was the latest example of efforts by Arab monarchies to portray themselves as open while suppressing domestic critics.
More than week after Charlie Hebdo lost members of its staff in a terrorist attack, movie theaters across France will screen a documentary on the satirical newspaper in a show of support.
According to those who knew them and followed their work, the four cartoonists who were killed Wednesday represented a radical, crude and vital strain of French culture.
Its founder cited international tensions and a virtually nonexistent local market.