Dimitris Rapidis

Archives for Censorship

The head party of the Greek coalition government, New Democracy, took yesterday a sudden and in any manner authoritarian decision to shut down the public broadcaster ERT. The public-led company was occupying almost 2,700 employees being the largest news network of the country. Within the new legislative framework, it is expected that ERT will start… » read more

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Today the National Union of Greek Journalists is going on strike demanding the fulfilling and proper respect of their labour rights after incidences of state censorship seeing the light in the National Broadcast Network (ERT). One week ago two journalists of the morning zone were dismissed after having allegedly hinted against a Minister of the… » read more

Posted by Dimitris Rapidis