16 February 2017
Protecting Eastern European Journalists, Before It’s Too Late

More than half a year after the death of journalist Pavel Sheremet, his colleagues are frustrated about the apparent lack of progress in finding his killers. From Hromadske. 

14 February 2017
Newspapers Without News

Moldova has been a regional leader in open government, but the media recently launched a campaign to highlight backtracking on commitments to greater transparency.

1 February 2017
Blow After Blow Premium

Tabloid tells abusers how to exploit Russia's decriminalization of domestic violence.

By Kevin Rothrock
26 January 2017
An Easy Target for Russia

The anti-Belarus smear campaign in Russian media has gained momentum and even led to arrests at the end of last year. 

By Andrei Yeliseyeu and Veranika Laputska
20 January 2017
Facebook Snafu Briefly Silences Russia’s RT Premium

The huge state-funded international broadcaster also loses access to Twitter-based data mining service.

13 January 2017
Ukraine Bans Russian-language Independent Broadcaster Premium

Presented as a breach of Ukraine’s territorial integrity and advertising laws, the ban was criticized internationally for curtailing media pluralism. 

15 December 2016
Michael McFaul Makes RT An Offer They Can(not) Refuse
Russian state-run TV network turns down former U.S. ambassador's offer to host his own show. From Global Voices.
9 December 2016
Work in Progress

Despite state funds earmarked for its activities, Ukrainian public broadcasting still hasn't materialized.  

By Alla Chevichelova
6 December 2016
Turkmen Journalist Arrested for Tobacco Possession Premium

Critics believe arrests and threats against reporters are part of a larger, ongoing campaign to silence voices of dissent. 

15 November 2016
Estonia Enjoys Most Internet Freedom, Uzbekistan Among Those With the Least Premium

Freedom House Internet freedom report shows that internet freedom continues to decline, while digital activism grows throughout the world.



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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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