CPJ's annual International Press Freedom Awards and benefit dinner will honor courageous journalists from around the world on Thursday, November 21, 2019, in New York City.
This year's dinner will be chaired by Laurene Powell Jobs and Peter Lattman of the Emerson Collective.
Journalist Gauri Lankesh, known critic of Hindu right-wing extremism, murdered
This is not the death of a journalist, but the death of democracy and constitutional values. (KL Ashok)
Lankesh, a critic of Hindu extremism, who was shot dead at her house in Bengaluru on Tuesday evening.