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Press Freedom Advocates Look Back on a Bloody Year

The Château Laurier was filled with journalists and press freedom advocates Thursday, April 30. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

Don Newman moderated the luncheon again this year. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

The Globe and Mail's Shawn McCarthy, Canada Council of the Arts' Simon Brault, and AP's Kathy Gannon, accepting the 17th annual Canadian World Press Freedom Award. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

AP reporter Kathy Gannon giving a speech about what press freedom means to her, during the luncheon. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

University of Ottawa's Anne McIlroy, Free the Children's Shelley Page, and Maclean's Sue Allan. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

University of Ottawa professor Tolga Yalkin, and Global News' Jacques Bourbeau. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

First place cartoon in the international cartoon competition, Signe Wilkinson. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

Second place cartoon in the international cartoon competition, Elchicotriste. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

Third place cartoon in the international cartoon competition, Ebrahim Ghanei. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

House Speaker's D.Comms Heather Bradley, Andrew House, and Chris Day. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

Earnscliffe's Geoff Norquay and Hugh Scott from RX&D. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

Kristie Jones and Katie Tenenhouse of Reporters Without Borders. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

Mohamed Fahmy joined the celebrations via video message. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade