Intimidations and threats to journalists and bloggers documented by the Observatory with the Ossigeno Method – The names – The facts – The trends – The media
A blind eye by the Italian media is turned towards the phenomenon of the intimidation of journalists . Why? By choice? Unintentionally? How do reporters and newspaper editors respond?
These episodes of violence and abuse at the same time constitute a violation of the right to information – The report includes the names and details of the episodes “verified “ through the Ossigeno Method and those “probable” – It refers also to what other observation centres have reported.
Between the 1st January and the 31st March 2020 the intimidations occurred in Tuscany, Lazio, Campania, Emilia Romagna, Sicily, Piedmont, Lombardy, Marche, Puglia, Calabria, Friuli Venezia Giulia. The report contains the names of the targeted reporters and the details of each episode
The report contains the names and details of the incidents classified by Ossigeno in the period 1st January – 31st March 2020 and reported to the authorities .
(with the collaboration of Dario Barà, Raffaella Della Morte and Alberto Spampinato)