Observatory of killed journalists
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on November 16, 2018
New database from UNESCO. Shockingly the The Observatory records 1,293 killings since 1993, including more than 80 recorded in 2018. The online database allows journalists, researchers and members of the public to obtain information on killed journalists, with search options based on nationality, country of killing, name and sex.
Posted in Criminology, Media and Communication | Tagged Journalists, Murder, Violence | Leave a response
Under reporting of missing and murdered indigenous women (Canada and US)
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on November 2, 2018
The MMIW Database logs cases of missing and murdered indigenous women, girls, and two spirit people in Canada and the United States, from 1900 to the present. It is being complied by a PhD Student Annita Lucchesi. The website provides information about current under reporting and lists her research reference sources. It has data on […]
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