Media

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.

 
31 October 2018
Authoritarians of the World Unite! Premium

Foes of freedom of the press surely welcome the new measures being proposed and discussed on the very highest levels of the EU.

By Peter Gross
 
25 October 2018
Murder in the Facebook Era Premium
The barbarity of the killing of a Bulgarian TV presenter seemed the calling card of a crazed killer, so why was that version so quickly discarded?
By Boyko Vassilev
 
Hungary Parliament
22 October 2018
Hungary’s Damaging Media Market Distortion
A new study, featuring interviews with advertising and media market figures, offers the clearest picture yet of the skewed media advertising market. From the International Press Institute.
By Marton Bede
 
18 October 2018
Bulgaria’s Trust Deficit Premium

The spotlight cast by the brutal murder of a journalist reveals a troubled media landscape with the least freedom in the EU.

By Katherine Schulte
 
10 October 2018
Politics, Gender Key Triggers for Online Abuse in Poland Premium

New IPI report examines newsroom measures for protecting journalists from digital harassment.

By The International Press Institute
 
8 October 2018
TV Reporter’s Brutal Slaying Stuns Bulgaria Premium

Police and colleagues say it is not clear that Viktoria Marinova’s killing was linked to her work.

 

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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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