Freedom of Speech in Russia

Participants talked about freedom of the press in Russia, antagonism toward the media by government officials, and the recent murder of a… read more

Participants talked about freedom of the press in Russia, antagonism toward the media by government officials, and the recent murder of a journalist in Moscow. They also spoke about Russia’s political climate, the challenges faced by opposition parties, methods used to suppress dissident and democratic movements, and ways in which President Putin had consolidated control of power. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Freedom of Speech in Russia

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Program ID:
201428-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
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First Aired:
Oct 11, 2007
Last Aired:
Oct 15, 2007

Airing Details

  • Oct 11, 2007 | 7:08am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 12, 2007 | 2:22am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 12, 2007 | 10:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 13, 2007 | 4:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 15, 2007 | 5:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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