media law http://kbia.org en New media law angers journalists in Ecuador http://kbia.org/post/new-media-law-angers-journalists-ecuador <p>Ecuador’s government made international news for two actions recently. The country's foreign minister met with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at its London embassy. Assange took refuge in Ecuador’s embassy to avoid extradition to Sweden, where he faces questioning for alleged sexual assaults. Fri, 28 Jun 2013 00:05:36 +0000 Rehman Tungekar & David Reed & Glenda Ortega 36175 at http://kbia.org New media law angers journalists in Ecuador Jordanian authorities block access to nearly 300 news sites http://kbia.org/post/jordanian-authorities-block-access-nearly-300-news-sites <p></p><p>In Jordan this week, dozens of journalists demonstrated near the royal palace in Amman. They were protesting against the government’s decision to block access to about 300 of the country’s 400 local news websites. Thu, 13 Jun 2013 22:36:08 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 35415 at http://kbia.org Jordanian authorities block access to nearly 300 news sites