The Tully Center for Free Speech

2018 Tully Free Speech Award

Image of Maria Ressa, recipient of the 2018 Tully Award for Free Speech

Maria Ressa


A native of the Philippines, she has been harassed, indicted and arrested several times because of her critical coverage of Filipino president Rodrigo Duterte.

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Past Tully Award for Free Speech Recipients


Kathy Gannon

Senior correspondent for The Associated Press


Lamees Dhaif

Independent Bahraini journalist and human rights activist


Umar Cheema

Journalist and investigative reporter


Lydia Cacho

Journalist, feminist and human rights activist