April 6, 2024
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Dubroff: A dark Sunshine Week as Russia cracks down on press in wartime


Henry Dubroff
For journalists in North America, March 13-18 is “Sunshine Week,” normally a time for media types to kvetch about slow responses to Freedom of Information Act requests or violations of open meeting laws. But this was not a normal Sunshine Week. In Russia, an amendment to laws governing the media made it potentially criminal to…


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