journalism

  • Freedom of speech in Turkey has been imprisoned

    Since July 2016, when a section of the Turkish military led a coup attempt to unseat President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the state of emergency in Turkey has repeatedly been extended. This constant state of emergency has allowed the President and his administration to take decisions and act without parliamentary approval...
  • Meet the Afghan women challenging media dominance

    Afghanistan has been on the public eye for decades for the worst reasons. Widely considered to be one of the most dangerous countries to be a woman, the threat of the Taliban is now growing again, threatening the already precarious stability of the country. How many of us are...
  • When two elephants fight each other

    Original article here   When two elephants fight each other, the first victims are the bushes and the small animals that accidentally get in their way. Similarly, when two or more superpowers, or ”elephants”, fight with their own self-interest in mind, it is the innocent people who are the...
  • Anas Aremeyaw Anas - Credits: "The Accra Report"

    Who is Anas?

    Anas Aremeyaw Anas is a Ghanaian investigative journalist born in the late 1970s who specializes in print media and documentaries. He is famous for utilizing his anonymity as a tool in his investigation arsenal: just a few people have seen his face and his biography is still mostly unknown. We know...
  • We Want You (inspired by Bansky)

    Write for Us

        “Well-presented reliable information can become knowledge, knowledge can become action, and action can become change.”   Words in the Bucket’s philosophy is that giving a voice to the unheard and raising awareness form the fundamental basis for change. We would love to have you be part of...
  • The Charlie Hebdos you don’t hear about

    Charlie Hebdo has become the face of freedom of expression worldwide. The hashtag “Je Suis Charlie” or “I am Charlie” was used millions of times and spread around the internet like wildfire. It expresses solidarity and support for the victims of the Charlie Hebdo massacre, but it primarily represents support...