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Media freedom: a view from the East

Polzer, Lydia (2007) Media freedom: a view from the East. POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (12 May 2007). Website.

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In the latest of our guest blogs, London College of Communications student Lydia Polzer, who was born in the old DDR or East Germany, reflects on how many people in the former Communist countries are disappointed with the ‘freedoms’ offered by the western liberal news media. This article was also the winner for a UNESCO essay competition which set the question: “The greatest threat to media freedom in the world is…” This is Lydia’s view:

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2007 The Author(s)
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DD Germany
H Social Sciences > HX Socialism. Communism. Anarchism
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 25 May 2017 10:56
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 09:21

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