Some were not interested in losing their power and corrupt privileges. Others preferred to continue their religious life with a “straw God”.
A selection of pictures of World Press Photo 2017.
“We can really be a force for good”, says Leif Nummela, Editor-in-Chief for the Finnish Christian magazine Uusi Tie, in an interview about the importance of investigative journalism.
Since January 2015, we have published 2,111 contents.
Dean Baquet says newspapers fail to understand the central role that faith plays in the everyday life of many citizens.
Journalistic research is key to help Christians think about the implications of their faith, says Finnish journalist Leif Nummela.
We need to commit to escaping our filter bubbles and actively finding perspectives which challenge our default positions.
“Islam is by far the most publicised religion by the largest French daily newspaper, Le Monde", specialist in Evangelical Protestantism Sebastien Fath says.
We love new technologies and we use them passionately. But we also know God’s mission is done through and for real people. The ELF conference in Wisla (Poland) reinforces our aim to analyse the big challenges of today through the Christian worldview.
“Spotlight” wins Oscar for Best Movie without falling into morbid sensationalism. The film makes us face up to a truth the religious audience does not want to hear.
The Unamuno prize was awarded to journalist Jose Maria Calviño, for propelling the first evangelical program in the Spanish public broadcasting system. “I only did what was fair”, he said.
Journalism? What’s that got to do with the Great Commission, some would wonder. Shouldn’t he be translating the Bible, preaching, or maybe caring for the sick?
It is the 10th edition of the Unamuno Prize, created to honour a person or an institution that, not being Protestant, defends freedom of religion and interacts with the evangelical churches.
Expert Steve Lowisz on how social media affect journalism, education, law enforcement and other areas of society.
False informative articles that are able to hit a nerve have great success on the media and social networks. It’s an old way of manipulation into which Christians fall with surprising ease.
BBC broadcaster Adrian Chiles lived “one of the most rewarding and quietly intense 46 days of my life”, going to a different church every day for more than a month.
The German Evangelical Alliance considered that the article of well-known magazine is poor journalism and contradicts reality.
Global press freedom is at its lowest rate in more than 10 years. Only one in seven people around the world live in countries with a free press.
Spanish Evangelical radios unite in a pioneer digital project: Global.Radio. Directors of the new project share their goals and expectations.
“From Spain, to the World” is launching message of Global.Radio, a Spanish Digital Radio project which unites most Evangelical broadcasters in Spain.
Lars Dahle (vice-rector of a Journalism Faculty in Norway) comments on the role of Christian journalists in secular media.
The World Press Photo 2015 jury highlighted homosexuality in Russia, violence in Ukraine and Gaza, and the tragedies of Ebola and inmigration.
First prize goes to a photo supporting the LGBT movement in Russia. Immigration, Ebola and European demonstrations were also highlighted by the jury.
It is impossible to end the war by symmetrical lies, even if this lies are driven by noble motives. Only truth can stop the enmity. We have had enough of fulminates where clean water was only one of the ingredients. The audience is thirsty for clear water.