FAPE asks Venezuelan Government to end with the information shutdown
Latin America

FAPE asks Venezuelan Government to end with the information shutdown

Jara Bravo.- Federación de Associaciones de Periodistas d’España (FAPE) has urged the Venezuelan Government to override the censorship it imposed due to protests spreading around the country some weeks ago, and has expressed its support to journalists and communication means. “Press freedom is a fundamental right in a democracy, for which trying to cut it … Continua llegint

A fake news website highlights the lack of rigor of some media
Latin America

A fake news website highlights the lack of rigor of some media

Laura Aznar.- Actualidad Panamericana, a portal that is scarcely a month and a half old, has revolutionized the whole Internet. The web, which defines itself as “a space for humorous criticism”, launched a series of fake news that have been widely spread. It already counts with more than 300,000 visits, and its growing influence has led … Continua llegint

12 years old boy responsible of a successful local news webpage in Brazil
Latin America / News

12 years old boy responsible of a successful local news webpage in Brazil

Laura Aznar.- Thiago Rodrigues lives in Cearà, a state found in Northeast Brazil, and being only 12 years old, he is in charge of an online news programme where he recollects what goes on in Santa Quitéria, his town. It is a blog named “A Voz de Santa Quitéria“, where Rodrigues publishes editorials and reports, … Continua llegint

Google becomes a great Brazilian media monopoly
International / Latin America

Google becomes a great Brazilian media monopoly

Jara Bravo- Paulo Bernardo, Brazil’s Communication Minister, has alerted about the fact that the Google Company is recently growing into being a colossal monopoly of Brazilian media. The minister has assured that, if this trend continues, Google could come to supress the telecommunication and television companies. Bernardo pointed out that the firm could be evading … Continua llegint