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26 Jul

Armenia’s New Digital Disinformation Bills Threa...

By Meri Baghdasaryan In the wake of a recently reignited war with Azerbaijan in 2020, concerns about the spread of digit...

17 Jun

Media Capture in the Digital Age

By Anya Schiffrin Independent journalism faces numerous threats, not least because of the precarious financial situation...

26 May

Balancing Act: Newsworthiness, Privacy, and the &#...

Among the many controversies roiling our digital information spaces these days, content restrictions are undoubtedly the...

11 May

Regional Cooperation and a Post-COVID World: The V...

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the challenges confronting independent media and forced the media development comm...

05 May

The Gatekeeper to End All Gatekeepers? Social Medi...

By Noah Arjomand Journalists are some of the world’s most prolific social media users. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and...

27 Apr

Uprooting hate speech: The challenging task of con...

By Yohannes Eneyew Ayalew While many have lauded social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube for being op...

15 Apr

Media Ownership in Bangladesh: Why More Media Outl...

By Ali Riaz and Mohammad Sajjadur Rahman Bangladesh’s media ecosystem paints a contradictory picture. On the one h...

24 Feb

How Big Tech’s Content Moderation Policies Could...

By Gideon Sarpong Social media advocates have historically lauded its ability to facilitate democratic progress by conne...

12 Jan

Saving Journalism: New Report Examines Global Init...

By Anya Schiffrin Dozens of plans to help save journalism have emerged since the COVID-19 pandemic decimated media outle...

22 Dec

Donor Support to Independent Media During the COVI...

This post is the second of a two-part series recapping CIMA-moderated panels held as part of Carleton University’s “...

08 Dec

Algorithms, Labels, and Regulation: How Internet P...

By Daryna Sterina Twitter, Facebook, or YouTube: for many people, these platforms are an important gateway to news and i...

24 Nov

Independent Media and the Pandemic: Lessons from t...

This post is the first of a two-part series recapping CIMA-moderated panels held as part of Carleton University’s “J...