01 Apr Opinion: A Fallen Journalists Memorial will honor what journalists died in Ukraine to protect
I’m afraid more will die.
As Americans, we take a free press for granted. We can choose among news networks, national and local newspapers, radio stations and Internet feeds. That is not true in Russia, where dictator Vladimir Putin has strangled independent voices to ensure his narrative is the only one his nation hears. More than 150 independent journalists have fled the country or are hiding to avoid arrest.