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Journalism and Censorship in Mexico

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Mexico is currently ranked 149th in Reporters sans frontières / Reporters Without Borders / RSF' World Press Freedom Index, the lowest in Latin America. By this algorithm, journalists from Afghanistan, Russia, and Zimbabwe all enjoy greater liberties to publish and be damned. Paul Gillingham (history) combines historical research with current analyses to explore why press freedom does not inevitably correlate with democratization.

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