Posted in Head Honchos

The Man Who Wants to Be the Czech Berlusconi

Jaromir Soukup, owner of TV Barrandov in the Czech Republic, is building a media empire with Russian and Chinese money. “I am ashamed of him,”…

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Posted in Local Reporter

Galicia: Journalists Raise Against Manipulation

The staff of CRTVG, the public broadcaster in Galicia, an autonomous community in northwestern Spain, took to the streets to call on the government to…

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How Russian Government Funds Foreign News Websites

Using companies incorporated in Serbia and Cyprus, in recent years the Russian government has been funding a bevy of news websites in Eastern Europe to…

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Posted in Local Reporter

Romanian Regulator Wants to Ban Broadcasting of Funerals

The Romanian media loves the tabloid fare so much that nothing is considered too much to be broadcast. Journalists are game to air anything, even…

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Posted in Muckrakers

What Happens Inside the Media Industry Is a Big Unknown

Interview with Umar Cheema, an investigative journalist working with The News in Pakistan Umar Cheema is a talented Pakistani investigative reporter currently working for The News,…

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Posted in Español

Hay que investigar al poder corporativo, al medio ambiente y el uso de algoritmos

Entrevista con la periodista peruana Nelly Luna Amancio, cofundadora de Ojo Público Nelly Luna Amancio es la cofundadora y editora general de Ojo Público en…

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Posted in Muckrakers

Advice: Investigate Corporate Power, Environment and Algorithms

Interview with the Peruvian journalist Nelly Luna Amancio, co-founder of Ojo Publico Nelly Luna Amancio is the co-founder and editor of Ojo Publico, an independent, non-profit…

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Posted in Audiences Data Research

Twitter News Media in the Arab Region: Who’s Winning

In the Arab world, global players still boast millions of Twitter followers, but a clutch of fast-growing news media from Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Lebanon…

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Posted in Media Influence Matrix

Government, Politics and Regulation of Media in India

It took the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB), a key player in India’s media policy, two years and seven months to release public data…

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Posted in Audiences Data

The Twitter Savvy News Media in Latin America

In Latin America, the Twitter news market is in the hands of the big nations such as Mexico and Brazil. When it comes to truly…

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