Re-watch the Webinar ‘Free vs Protected Information Online’

July 7, 2020
Did you miss our webinar ‘Free vs Protected Information Online’ with Giulia Priora, Mackenzie Nelson, Paddy Leerssen and Roxana Radu? Now you can re-watch it.

VIDEO: Starkman on COVID-19 and Journalism

April 17, 2020
What’s the most important lesson of the pandemic for journalists? Our Fellow, Dean Starkman, Senior Editor at The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists answers.

VIDEO: Media Freedom in Times of COVID-19

April 14, 2020
Access to accurate information is essential to fighting a pandemic. However, many governments see it as an opportunity to further restrict media freedom. Eva Bognar, Marius Dragomir and Robert Nemeth discuss how the coronavirus exacerbated an already problematic area.

Jillian C. York on Violent Online Political Extremism

March 17, 2017

Is it possible to guarantee users online safety while also guaranteeing the right to freedom of expression? If there are limits to be placed on speech, who decides? In her keynote lecture of the VOX-Pol summer school on topics in violent online political extremism hosted by the Center for Media, Data and Society at the CEU School of Public Policy, Jillian C. York examines these questions, and looks at the current state of freedom of expression on the Internet, as well as the grave threats it faces.

Gregory Asmolov on Internet Regulation in Russia

March 17, 2017

LSE’s Gregory Asmolov sat down with CMDS to discuss the state of internet regulation in Russia and the challenges for freedom of expression there. Interview conducted by Kate Coyer.