NEWSWATCH: “The Bell: meet the Russian media start-up fighting for the precarious future of independent media”

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“After she was fired as editor-in-chief of Russia’s highly respected media outlet RBC for critical reporting, Elizaveta Osetinskaya left her country and headed to the US. Now she’s founded The Bell, a six-person media start-up fighting for space in Russia’s troubled world of independent media. * * * The Bell launched a weekly English-language website and newsletter in December, which is designed to provide non-Russian speakers with information on key economic and political developments. While the English newsletter has just over 500 subscribers at the moment, it has already been cited by major media outlets.”

 

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