Jason Burke

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Jason Burke is a senior foreign correspondent at the Guardian and an author. In more than 20 years of reporting, he has worked across south Asia, the Middle East, Europe and Africa. He was based in Delhi between 2010 and 2016 and is the author of four critically acclaimed books, most recently the New Threat.

POLITICS

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Why the media matters, everywhere

From Jim Acosta to Jamal Khashoggi, the press is under severe threat globally. It must be defended. For your own well-being.