Canada lacks the courage of Somali journalists

In this piece for globeandmail.com, Ross Howard recalls meeting and training one of the Somali journalists killed on August 11, and the passion with which he pursued truth-telling despite its inherent dangers. He contrasts that with Canada’s passive reaction and lack of support for journalism abroad. In related news, a memorial service was held on August 24 for slain Canadian journalist Ali Sharmarke.

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