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Global makeover : media and culture in Asia
The lowdown on lockdowns and crackdowns
D ue to the COVID-19 pandemic, lockdowns and other government-imposed restrictions are happening worldwide. Based on the ongoing research project of Hale et al. (2021), Eritrea, Lebanon, Greece,Expand
Pandemic discourse
A previous official definition (and widely used unofficial one) required "simultaneous epidemics worldwide with enormous numbers of deaths and illness." Severity – that is, the number – is crucial,Expand
Realities of repression, intricacies of assertion
Amid the contagion of media repression, the antidote is collective assertion. In commemorating World Press Freedom Day on May 3, 2020, United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres “urged ...
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ions are not simplified. Consequently, the author’s exhortation to “consider” the alternative paradigm becomes unappreciated, and the importance of his statement remains unclear. Ables, therefore,Expand