March 2017 – Dear High Representative/Vice-President Mogherini Read More
World Press Freedom Day is marked every year on 3 May, but there is little reason to celebrate as journalists continue to be repressed and persecuted all over the world. This year MEPs are discussing the growing threat of disinformation. Check out the parliament’s handy guide on how to spot fake news: World Press Freedom Day: fake news and how to spot it
As a member of Diem25 advisory panel I’m very pleased to announce launch of Diem24Ireland on 27th and 28th May. Read More
Nessa Childers MEP says politicians can provide leadership in helping to address ‘fake news’ in vaccine safety. “Politicians have to be part of the solution” she said.
Ms Childers was speaking at a seminar she co-hosted with Karin Kadenbach MEP, in partnership with the HPV Coalition. Held in the European Parliament today to discuss why we need to make the HPV vaccine available to both boys and girls. Speakers included Dr. Robert O’Connor of the Irish Cancer Society. Read More
MEPs are calling on Google to stop serving ads to the hate site Breitbart.com and comply to their own rules. Read More