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Roger Silverstone

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Upcoming events

Justin Webb

Why I Grew to Love America
6:30pm - 8:30pm Sheik Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE 20 Oct, 2009
Justin Webb discusses American Politics with Po... read more

Fischer Tatham

Reporting Conflict: The Media and Gaza
6:30pm-8:00pm LSE 19 Nov, 2009
A representative from Al Jazeera, and a Lieutena... read more

Silverstone Davies Buckingham

Digital Natives - The Internets Lost Tribe? A seminar on Young People and the Internet
6.30pm-8.30 pm New Academic Building, LSE 24 Nov, 2009
Polis is pleased to host this event that seeks to... read more


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Freedom House Report

John Kampfer Date: 26 Dec, 2010

John Kampfner, former editor of the New Statesman and Conchita Sannino of La Repubblica Journalist talk about the state of the Italian media at a Polis seminar engaging journalists, academics and members of the public to debate freedom of press and social stability.