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Je suis Echo of Moscow?

The online/FM indie Russian radio station Echo of Moscow is under fire for posting a questionnaire to its readers on its website. The question went roughly as follows: “Whether [to] print editions cartoons of the Prophet MuhammadMuhammad in response to the shooting of the editorial board ‘Charlie Hebdo’?” Over half a million people voted (yes, […]

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Echo of Moscow

Russian radio station drops dissident blogger to keep website open

The New York Times reports that Russian radio station Ekho Moskvy (Echo of Moscow) has stopped publishing the  posts of a dissident blogger on its website to avoid a government initiated shutdown. The blogger in question is Aleksei A. Navalny. Station editor Aleksei A. Venediktov told a news service that he had been warned by Russia’s general prosecutor […]

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