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Why Australia's newspapers are blacking out their front pages

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Media companies set aside rivalry to protest against government secrecy laws
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Gabriel Power
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 12:37pm
Australia's leading national and regional newspapers published blacked-out front pages on Monday in protest against government-sanctioned restrictions on press freedoms in the country.
In what the BBC calls a “rare showing of unity”, publications including The Sydney Morning Herald and The Australian ran...
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