Media

9 January 2019
Kyrgyzstan Instagram Star Comes of Age and Flies the Nest

The Internet’s vast potential for self-expression seems more relevant in Central Asia than ever before. From Eurasianet.

By Chris Rickleton
 
28 December 2018
Serbia Debates the Public’s Right to Know Premium

Critics of a proposed new freedom of information law say it will hobble journalists and give public bodies too many opt-outs.

By Mihaela Sljukic Bandovic
 
28 December 2018
Fake News in Serbia: From the Trivial to the International Premium

Here are eight of the most egregious lies caught in 2018 by the Fake News Tracker in Serbia, a country with a long history to re-write.

By Stefan Janjic
 
7 December 2018
Pro-Government Hungarian Media Merge Into Giant Conglomerate Premium

With hundreds of press, broadcast, and online outlets, the non-profit group is exempt from competition rules.

 
5 December 2018
In the Dark Premium

With online censorship an increasingly commonplace part of life in Turkey, activists warn that it is not enough to simply find your way around bans.

By Ahmet A. Sabanci
 
30 November 2018
Opening the Samizdat Time Capsule Premium

The year 2019 will mark the 30th anniversary of Central and Eastern European countries escaping the socio-political and cultural monopoly created by Marxism-Leninism, as shown by the underground publications of the era.

By Peter Gross
 
26 November 2018
Top Polish TV Station Accuses Government of Intimidating Journalists Premium

Author of investigative report on neo-Nazis summoned by prosecutors on grounds of promoting neo-Nazism. 

 
16 November 2018
Donors Rally to Aid Feisty Russian Magazine Premium

Hit with one of the biggest fines ever imposed on a news outlet, New Times was on the verge of closure.

 
9 November 2018
"Tickers of Terror" – the Crisis of Polish Media as Told by News Crawls Premium

As Poland prepares for another divisive and violent Independence Day holiday on 11 November, we look at the polarizing TV coverage of last year’s event. From openDemocracy.

By Rafal Zaborowski
 
7 November 2018
Bulgarian MPs Pass Stringent Media Funding Law Premium

Critics say law will do nothing to stem oligarch Peevski’s effective control over the newspaper business.

 

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