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🇵🇱Poles Apart: Is Poland's democracy under threat? | People & Power

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A film by Glenn Ellis and Katerina Barushka October 2015's general elections in Poland were won by a hardline Catholic conservative party PiS (Prawo i Sprawiedliwość – or Law and Justice). Its 37 per cent share of the vote hardly spoke of mass support, but it was sufficient to earn it a working majority in both the upper and...

The Murdoch empire strikes back – The Listening Post (Full)

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Concerns are growing that the UK's Conservative government is trying to reshape and influence Britain's media landscape as it continues to befriend media mogul Rupert Murdoch's empire.Shortly after David Cameron's outright election victory in May, his government announced a review of finances at the BBC, an organisation some Conservatives had denounced for harboring a liberal agenda, slashing one fifth...