What Is Going On In Poland?

At the end of October a new Polish government was ushered in having won a mandate to govern unilaterally without coalition partners for the first time in the post-1989 modern era. The election was won definitively by the former opposition, the right-of-center Law and...

Heroic Troll Forces Censors to Watch Paint Dry

The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) was forced to watch paint dry thanks to one filmmaker and nearly 700 backers on Kickstarter. Charlie Lyne, a filmmaker and critic based in London, started a Kickstarter project in November to finance his movie Paint...

Journalism under attack in Kenya

In a desperate attempt to avoid criticism, members of the Kenyan Parliament have resorted to attacking the press. Kenyan journalists are being forced to endure costly lawsuits or withhold the truth, and as a result, the Kenyan press is gradually being suppressed. A...