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Malta ‘identifies masterminds’ of Daphne Caruana Galizia murder

Investigative journalist’s murder last year stunned the small island country and prompted international condemnation. Authorities on Malta have identified several people believed to be behind the murder of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, according to local media. The 53-year-old was killed in October 2017 when a powerful bomb exploded in her car as she drove …

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EU anti-propaganda unit gets €1m a year to counter Russian fake news

East Stratcom taskforce will be funded from EU budget for first time after summit highlights threat from ‘cyber-attacks and fake news’ READ MORE @the Guardian  

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Read The Rebel Magazine from the VUB Students

Door MARTHE SAELENS en MARIE VAN OOST “Ik zal hiervoor verdere stappen ondernemen.” Zo kregen twee van onze redacteurs te lezen nadat ze ongewenst interviews hadden afgenomen voor een stuk over sportende moslimvrouwen. Noem dat gerust een bedreiging. Niet alleen kwam die uitspraak behoorlijk uit de lucht gevallen, even deed ze ook onze strijdvaardigheid wankelen. Gelukkig maakte ze eens te …

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Defending Europeans’ Right to Protest

Free speech is an indispensable element of a healthy civil society. Recently, the Open Society Human Rights Initiative’s Iva Dobichina spoke with the European Center for Not-for-Profit Law’s Andrea Judit Tóth about how governments in the Western Balkans and Eastern Europe are failing to uphold this fundamental right. https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/voices/qa-defending-europeans-right-protest?utm_source=news&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=news_022418&utm_content=fEB9mZkFAnE5WXz7ct7LzN1oaVwmy9NX2wpcaAVz9bY