28 September 2016
Russian Investigative Journalist Beaten in Siberia

Grigory Pasko, who teaches investigative techniques, was denounced as a ‘spy,’ ‘traitor,’ and ‘foreign agent’ ahead of his arrival in Altai for a seminar. 

15 September 2016
Russia Blocks Access to Popular Porn Sites

As alternative to streaming porn, country’s media watchdog suggests meeting real people.

14 September 2016
Czech Man Shocked by Impact of Hillary Clinton Video
Concerns about the U.S. presidential candidate’s health emerged after a man from Moravia filmed a faint Clinton on 11 September.
14 September 2016
How Kosovo’s Public Television Lost Its Luster

After years of praise for its editorial coverage, political interference jeopardizes the future of Kosovo's public broadcaster.

By Naser Miftari
12 September 2016
The Zrada Card Premium
A sense of destitution and forlornness among Ukrainian journalists led to the prevalence of the zrada (‘betrayal’) and peremoha (‘victory’) themes in the local media. From The London Review of Books.
By Peter Pomerantsev
9 September 2016
War of Words Premium

Recent “news” about a transfer of U.S. nuclear weapons to Romania showcased how disinformation, whether Russian-initiated or not, can benefit Moscow. 

By Peter Gross
8 September 2016
Leading Russian Polling Agency Listed as 'Foreign Agent' Premium

Move comes days after Levada Center reported falling support for ruling party and less than two weeks before nationwide elections.

7 September 2016
Blockade at Ukrainian Inter TV Ends Premium

President and ministers denounce TV station violence, while covertly supporting anti-Russia protesters.

5 September 2016
Ukrainian TV Studio Set on Fire by Protesters Premium

Popular, allegedly pro-Russian station faces the ire of demonstrators and gets hit with a smoke bomb.




Moldovan diaries

The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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