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Russia Talking to Itself – journalists discuss media landscape and Radio Liberty

Kremlin control of the Russian media may not be absolute, though it comes pretty close, and the few independent media have to watch their backs constantly. Aleksey Levinson, Mikhail Sokolov and Zygmunt Dzieciolowski discuss the specifics of the situation in …

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Fired Radio Liberty journalist writes about his Holocaust video project

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_16730" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Mumin Shakirov "][/caption] In September 2012, the former Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) management team fired some of the best journalists in

Radio Liberty making waves: have no lessons from the past been learnt?

[caption id="attachment_17655" align="aligncenter" width="576" caption="Radio Liberty's former human rights reporter Kristina Gorelik"][/caption] This article by fired Radio Liberty human rights reporter Kristina Gorelik is reposted with permission from

OpenDemocracy republishes BBG Watch commentary by former Radio Liberty journalist

[caption id="attachment_17259" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Former Radio Liberty journalist Anastasia Kirilenko"][/caption] Online UK-based openDemocracy journal republished a BBG Watch article by Anastasia Kirilenko "The Death of Radio Liberty."

East European journalist defends Russian broadcasters fired by Radio Liberty

BBG Watch Commentary BBG Watch has learned that a Polish journalist, Zygmunt Dzieciolowski, co-editor of Russian coverage for the UK-based openDemocracy NGO website (,

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