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Using art to campaign for democracy in AzerbaijanIn Azerbaijan, it is not only journalists who face intimidation, arrests and violence: artists, musicians and writers also come under attack for exercising their right to artistic freedom. To coincide with the UN’s International Human Rights Day, Art for Democracy, a new initiative to support artistic freedom, was launched in Baku. “Art for Democracy seeks […]
“Nul point” verdict sought for Eurovision Song Contest hostThis is a crosspost from the Media Legal Defence Initiative On the eve of the Eurovision song contest, Azeri journalists have complained to the European Court of Human Rights about the president’s stranglehold over the country’s broadcasting system. Every year millions of people around the world watch the Eurovision Song Context, one of the biggest […]