Viktor Orban during a EU summit.
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The Hungarian Media Capture Express: Next Stop, Europe

The Hungarian oligarchy has thus far been focused on controlling media at home. Now, they move on to Europe. As Hungarian elections are fast approaching,…

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The Kyiv Post's former editorial team posing with posters to save the newspaper.
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The Kyiv Post Is Dead, Long Live the Kyiv Independent

The Kyiv Post was shut down by its owner, apparently following pressures from authorities. But its journalists do not seem to give up. On 8…

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Internet Freedom in Europe: It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Turkey

An increasing number of governments are increasingly turning the screws on internet freedom. Funnily enough, they look at the EU for inspiration. When Judit Varga,…

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Posted in Social Media The Big Issue

Social media

Good reads about journalism, tech and media Nothing but the Truth: Technologies That Help to Fight Fake News By Maryna Makarova 10 March 2019 During the…

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Posted in Regulations The Big Issue

Regulations

Good reads about journalism, tech and media How to Hold Platforms Accountable Without Heavy Regulation By Nancy Watzman 19 September 2018 Daily life is an…

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Posted in Propaganda The Big Issue

Propaganda

Good reads about journalism, tech and media Big Tech’s Next Challenge: Powerful State Media Networks By Nithin Coca 31 October 2019 Facebook, Google and Twitter…

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In Journalism We Trust

Good reads about journalism, tech and media Serving Underserved Communities By Damian Radcliffe 9 July 2020 Representation in journalism — both in terms of newsroom…

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Posted in Business Models The Big Issue

Business Models

Good reads about journalism, tech and media Indiegraf Aims to Reimagine the Newspaper Chain for Digital News Outlets By Sarah Scire 27 May 2020 The…

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Posted in Game of Data The Big Issue

Game of Data

Good reads about journalism, tech and media Can, or Should Quality News Outlets Survive in Our Algorithmic ‘Post-Truth’ Society? By Paresseux Scribouillard 31 May 2019…

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Public Media

Good reads about journalism, tech and media New NHK Chief Maeda to Push Reforms 29 January 2020 Terunobu Maeda, the new president of NHK, expressed…

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