Press Freedom Index

The 2019 World Press Freedom Index downgraded the U.S. three spots to 48 out of 180 countries in terms of a free press.
The annual World Press Freedom Index warns the president's “violent anti-press rhetoric” is having dangerous effects, in the U.S. and abroad.
At least 53 journalists have been deliberately killed in 2016 for doing their jobs.
Scandinavian countries like Finland, Norway and Denmark ranked highest in press freedom, while Turkmenistan, North Korea
RWB also criticized the United Kingdom for what it said were its "disgraceful" threats against the Guardian newspaper, and
The targeting of journalists covering the Occupy Wall Street movement has caused the United States to drop precipitously