Federal health agencies block journalists’ access to COVID-19 experts & information

It is a form of censorship. ┬áJournalists trying to cover COVID-19 are not allowed to talk with many federal health researchers or administrators without checking in first with government “public information officers” or PIOs. Sometimes the request is denied outright. Oftentimes, if a reporter is granted an interview, a PIO insists on sitting in on … Continue reading Federal health agencies block journalists’ access to COVID-19 experts & information