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Q&A with Michael Schwirtz of The New York Times

by Ben Stone I recently conducted an interview over e-mail with Michael Schwirtz of The New York Times. According to his biography on the Times’ website, after Schwirtz studied Russian in college and interned at the US Embassy in Saint-Petersburg … Continue reading

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Russian News Reporters On Twitter

In recent years, Twitter has forced the evolution of a brand of communication that is totally at odds with traditional media in Russia—it is public, off-the-cuff, and usually contains a sort of honesty and transparency that has rarely been seen … Continue reading

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Media analysis:A Star Keeps Rocking in the Not-So-Free World

By Maiko Ando The article about Yuri Shevchuk was published on July 16, 2010, written by Michael Schwirtz. From the first paragraph describes who Shevchuk is and what he does for decades. He lives as a singer but his band … Continue reading

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