December 24, 2014 8:00 am -


The gruesome murders of foreign journalists by the Islamic State group contributed to 2014 being a particularly deadly year for international correspondents, an annual review by the Committee to Protect Journalists reported Tuesday. The CPJ study found that an “unusually high proportion” of the 60 journalists who died reporting from the world’s trouble-spots in 2014 were…


D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

One response to International journalist Deaths Soar In 2014

  1. rg9rts December 24th, 2014 at 9:59 am

    The staff cutbacks by the major organizations has led to more freelancers in the field taking chances that the majors wouldn’t allow.