Media

23 September 2017
Media Mis/Trust and Other Paradoxes
Although the results of recent surveys in Central and Eastern Europe seem hard to piece together, they are telltales of the regional mood.
By Peter Gross
 
13 September 2017
G-Men on the Trail of Russian Media

Russian media could find themselves subject to Washington’s version of the notorious Russian ‘foreign agent law,’ reports suggest.

 
12 September 2017
Azerbaijan Pardons Blogger, Releases Journalist

Mehman Aliyev has been released from pretrial detention, while travel blogger Alexander Lapshin was pardoned.

 
7 September 2017
Russian Sources Likely Invested $100,000 in Divisive Facebook Campaign Premium

While not specifically referencing the U.S. elections, ads posted over two years added fuel to the fire on contentious topics. 

 
31 August 2017
Ukraine Steps Up Pressure on Foreign Journalists Premium

A Russian TV reporter has been expelled as ‘a threat to Ukraine’s national security and sovereignty.’

 
28 August 2017
Uzbekistan Pulls Live TV Talk Shows Premium

Decision runs counter to liberalizing trend under new leader Shavkat Mirziyoyev.

 
24 August 2017
Be Wary of ‘Progressive’ Journalism Premium

Activist, ideologically driven reporting isn’t what we need to fight back against the endemic media capture across the region. 

By Peter Gross
 
24 July 2017
The Perks of Being a Journalist in Azerbaijan

Presidential initiative to hand out free flats to media professionals, praise them for being “helpers” appears at odds with the country’s lack of press freedom.  

 
17 July 2017
Rise and Fall Premium

Media freedom in Central and Eastern Europe has dramatically deteriorated since five countries in the region joined the EU. 

By Daniel Penev
 

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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.

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