Freedom of the Press Foundation
Freedom of the Press Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to helping support and defend public-interest journalism focused on exposing mismanagement, corruption, and law-breaking in government. We work to preserve and strengthen the rights guaranteed to the press under the First Amendment through crowdfunding, digital security and internet advocacy.
Releases by this organization
Friday, July 12, 2019
Tell Rep. Adam Schiff to Remove This Dangerous Secrecy Provision From This Year’s Intelligence Bill
Largely unnoticed until yesterday, the CIA is pushing Congress to pass a bill that will vastly expand secrecy laws, threaten press freedom, and prevent accountability for intelligence officials who violate the law. This year’s Intelligence Authorization Act (IAA) contains a provision that would...
Friday, August 04, 2017
Statement on Jeff Sessions' Disturbing Press Conference Announcing a Crackdown on Leaks and Journalism
At a Friday press conference, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Justice Department will escalate its crackdown on leakers and whistleblowers. He indicated leak investigations have tripled in recent months and will seek to throw sources of journalists in jail. In addition, Sessions’...