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Liberty Review No. 8 - Kopie - Kopie

The eighth issue of Review focuses on personal freedoms and discusses the topic from various perspectives, including: freedom of the press, paternalism, social media, religious freedom, among others. The point of view is, as always, Central and Eastern European. has managed to gather a number of various, highly captivating contributions, which they trust would assist the Reader in navigating the truly challenging reality of personal freedoms in the region at present.

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Angeschlagener Spitzenreiter

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Heute ist der internationale Tag der Pressefreiheit – auch in Europa ein Anlass, über den hohen Wert der Freiheit der Medien und die Bedrohungen dieser nachzudenken. Denn auch hier gilt: Die Arbeitsbedingungen für Journalisten haben sich im letzten Jahr in Europa verschlechtert. Das zeigt die Rangliste der Pressefreiheit 2018, die Reporter ohne Grenzen (ROG) am vergangenen Mittwoch veröffentlicht hat.

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FNF Europe hosts Humanity in Action Pat Cox Fellows

The 2018 Pat Cox Fellows together with the fellowships patron Pat Cox. Copyright: Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom

This year the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom (FNF) has once again teamed up with Humanity in Action (HiA) and welcomed a new cohort of human rights activists, who arrived in Brussels to undertake a three-month professional fellowship at the heart of European politics. Six fellows from around the world joined the offices of Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) or local NGOs to expand their experience in EU public affairs, international relations, and civil society activities. One of the fellows, Joanna Kopacka from Poland, did her fellowship at the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom.

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