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By Committee to Protect Journalists

ISBN-10: 1118611292

ISBN-13: 9781118611296

On a daily basis, newshounds all over the world face extraordinary risks—from imprisonment and assassination to easily simply "disappearing"—all for the moral perform in their occupation. stuck among wars and uprisings and corrupt police and drug cartels, in addition to more and more oppressive censorship legislation, they locate themselves in probably the most risky events that you can think of. it is because the Committee to guard newshounds (CPJ) keeps to create the once a year version of assaults at the Press.

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However, what did change were readers’ votes: the new and the old newspapers which identified themselves fully with the new political system displaced all the rest. This transformation process ended in the 1980s when La Prensa del Movimiento (the chain of state-owned newspapers, among them a sports newspaper called Marca) was auctioned and also some newspapers belonging to a Catholic publishing house were sold. These transactions spawned several new journalistic groups, for instance Recoletos and Grupo Correo, which occupy a leading position in the contemporary Spanish media market under new corporate names Unedisa and Vocento (for a detailed description of those groups, see Alférez, 1986).

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One of the most outstanding and symbolic cases was the debut of Interviú in 1976. This magazine was a strange mixture of news magazine and pornographic material; the combination of a long-sought political freedom and unknown sexual freedom. Its success was extraordinary with a circulation of almost 1 million copies in 1978, although soon after, its popularity fell. The success of this title was the seed of another media group, Grupo Zeta, also one of the leading Spanish media companies at the moment.

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