Media

‘Our project was born of despair’: why Russia’s media start-up pioneers are looking beyond Moscow

‘Our project was born of despair’: why Russia’s media start-up pioneers are looking beyond Moscow

Golden Coal: the zine capturing the lives of Donbas’ youth in the midst of war

Golden Coal: the zine capturing the lives of Donbas’ youth in the midst of war

Marie Claire Ukraine heralds a new era by switching from Russian to Ukrainian

Marie Claire Ukraine heralds a new era by switching from Russian to Ukrainian

Why the Russian government’s TikTok rebrand is doomed to fail

Why the Russian government’s TikTok rebrand is doomed to fail

Spotify to launch in 85 new markets, including the Caucasus and Central Asia

Spotify to launch in 85 new markets, including the Caucasus and Central Asia

Armenia’s first feminist podcast is fighting on new frontiers for the country’s post-revolutionary culture

Armenia’s first feminist podcast is fighting on new frontiers for the country’s post-revolutionary culture

‘This is not ancient history’: meet the artists bringing the devastating stories of Stalin’s repressions to life 

‘This is not ancient history’: meet the artists bringing the devastating stories of Stalin’s repressions to life 

What a lost licence for Hungary’s independent Klubrádió means for press freedom

What a lost licence for Hungary’s independent Klubrádió means for press freedom

Tik Tok, Instagram, Youtube and VKontake delete Russians’ calls to protest

Tik Tok, Instagram, Youtube and VKontake delete Russians’ calls to protest

Russian media watchdog asks Tiktok to take down young people’s call to protests

Russian media watchdog asks Tiktok to take down young people’s call to protests

Too glam to give a damn: Russia’s top male makeup influencers on selfies and self-expression

Too glam to give a damn: Russia’s top male makeup influencers on selfies and self-expression

Russia’s star YouTubers are frank, socially engaged, and more explicit than ever

Russia’s star YouTubers are frank, socially engaged, and more explicit than ever

The Calvert Journal wins Lovie Award for best lifestyle website 2020

The Calvert Journal wins Lovie Award for best lifestyle website 2020

Western travel writers are hooked on Balkan war stories. Local voices could be the answer

Western travel writers are hooked on Balkan war stories. Local voices could be the answer

Radio Free Europe announces return to Hungary

Radio Free Europe announces return to Hungary

Post-Soviet erotica: the magazines and photographers leaving 90s sleeze behind

Post-Soviet erotica: the magazines and photographers leaving 90s sleeze behind

State of independents: the websites redefining media in the new east

State of independents: the websites redefining media in the new east

Belarus protests: can decentralised media like Nexta bring down Europe's ailing autocrats?

Belarus protests: can decentralised media like Nexta bring down Europe’s ailing autocrats?

This is Badland: the zine breaking down myths about the Balkans

This is Badland: the zine breaking down myths about the Balkans

The story behind the 70s samizdat that launched late Soviet feminism

The story behind the 70s samizdat that launched late Soviet feminism