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On the role of the media in the state

Journalists have changed the course of history more than once, exposing corrupt schemes and shedding light on the illegal actions of politicians. The animated video presents several vivid cases.

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5 rules for media hygiene and fact-checking

These five simple rules of media hygiene that will help to develop media literacy

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