Initiative Items

  • 2006 Archives: SEJ Speaks on FOI Issues

    November 29, 2006
    SEJ urges NIEHS not to privatize environmental health magazine

    SEJ wrote the director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences today, asking him to abandon plans to downgrade and privatize its flagship, open-access journal, Environmental Health Perspectives. The magazine is renowned for publishing free online cutting-edge research on relevant and timely topics — in non-technical terms and in multiple languages.

  • 2008 Archives: SEJ Speaks on FOI Issues

    December 19, 2008
    SEJ voices concern over axing of CNN enviro-science units

    The Society of Environmental Journalists (SEJ) joined several national and international science journalism organizations in writing a strong letter to CNN regarding its "shortsighted decision to cut its science, technology and environment unit in one fell swoop.... at a time when science coverage could not be more important in our national and international discourse."