Media

3 April 2018
Wanted: New Gardeners Premium

The citizens of Hungary and Bulgaria must learn again how to cultivate media freedom before once fertile ground turns irreversibly into a journalistic wasteland.

By Peter Gross
 
28 March 2018
The Disinformation Conundrum Premium

Despite expectations, fake news appears to have played a relatively minor role during the recent Czech presidential elections. But that doesn’t mean the popularity of such “alternative” sites should be ignored or the reasons why so many Czechs are willing to take the bait.

By Jonas Syrovatka
 
23 March 2018
Harassment Claims Hit Senior Russian Parliamentarian Premium

Leading Russian independent media refuse to report from parliament as long as journalists’ sexual harassment claims are not treated seriously.

 
23 March 2018
Cartoon Crusader Premium

Despite recent death threats, Armenian journalist Marianna Grigoryan and her team continue to battle on for press freedoms and holding the powers that be accountable.

By Savannah Delgross
 
19 March 2018
No Alternatives
Russians are starved of different viewpoints by their media’s united anti-Western front. From The Conversation.
By Natasha Rulyova
 
2 March 2018
Murder in Slovakia Premium

Still hard to fathom at the moment, the ramifications of Jan Kuciak’s murder could usher in an era of political change.

By Martin Ehl
 
28 February 2018
New Details Emerge in the Case of Murdered Slovak Journalist

Jan Kuciak had been investigating links between Slovak politicians and the Italian mafia organization ‘Ndrangheta.

 
28 February 2018
Always on the Agenda Premium

The Romanian media has to constantly defend its freedom in the face of never-ending threats of encroachment from the ruling class.

By Peter Gross
 
27 February 2018
Tech Giants vs. Russian Censor

In incidents involving two Kremlin critics, social media moguls probe the limits of Russia’s clampdown on dissent.

 

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