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Sep 16, 2019

HFPA journalist Sam Asi sat down to talk to Yemeni journalist Afrah Nasser about her life in self-imposed exile from her native Yemen in 2011. They also discuss her life in Sweden, her family life with regards to politics and culture before the Civil War in Yemen, and she came to the realization she wanted to become...


Sep 16, 2019

HFPA journalist Silvia Bizio sat down to talk to Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian to discuss his experience as a foreign correspondent in Tehran from 2012 until he and his wife were charged with espionage by the Iranian government in 2014 and subsequently incarcerated for 544 days. They also discuss the couple's...


Sep 16, 2019

HFPA journalist Ruben Nepales talked with investigative journalist Maria Ressa to discuss her reporting on terrorism in Southeast Asia. They also discuss her founding Manila-based news site Rappler, her previously work with CNN and ABS-CBN, the various court cases involving her, the impact of social media on society and...


Sep 16, 2019

HFPA journalist Ana Maria Bahiana sat down with Brazilian reporter Patricia Campos Mello to discuss her experience reporting out about the campaign of then-presidential candidate, now-President Jair Bolsonaro. They also talk about the online censorship and harassment she and her family have received as a result of that...


Sep 16, 2019

Dutch journalist Jan-Albert Hootsen sat down to talk to HFPA journalist Janet Nepales about his career as an international reporter living in Mexico City. They discuss what inspired his interest in journalism, his reports on national affairs, writing on cultural and socio-economic issues, and his position as the...