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Digital Media Policy Options for Europe, Based on CMDS’ Research

December 3, 2019
The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism identified some policy options available for the European Commission and for EU member states should they wish to create a more enabling environment for independent professional journalism going forward. The report is partly based on research by CMDS on media capture.

Mintal on Social Media as an Accurate Mirror of Society

November 29, 2019
In a recently published anthology, our Fellow, Jozef Michal Mintal busts a common myth about the internet.

The Low Cost of Election Tampering

November 25, 2019
Misusing personal data costs less than US$ 60 per user worldwide and a piffling 65 cents in Britain, hardly an incentive for social networks to take privacy seriously.

Starkman Serves as Project Editor in ICIJ Team Working on China Cables

November 25, 2019
China Cables is an investigation by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists into the surveillance and mass internment without charge or trial of Uighurs and other Muslim minorities in China’s Xinjiang province, based on leaked classified Chinese government documents.

Aleksandra Skripnik Joins CMDS as Research Intern

November 22, 2019
We are happy to announce that Aleksandra Skripnik has joined the Center as an intern for our new Journalism Breakthroughs project.