The Journal Record: Muscogee (Creek) Nation votes to repeal Free Press Act, citing need for ‘more positive’ coverage

Citing negative stories and a desire to have all of its departments putting the same message forward, an Oklahoma tribe may be rolling back its press protections. At an emergency meeting Thursday night, the Muscogee (Creek) National Council voted 7-6 to repeal its Free Press Act and tuck its independent media arm, Mvskoke Media, under the auspices of the executive branch’s Department of Commerce.

William Hickman