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17 June 2012

How dictators have evolved with the times – Global Public Square

 Putin’s Russia has usually allowed the print media a great deal of freedom, on the theory that what a few tens of thousands of people read in Moscow and St. Petersburg doesn’t matter. But the regime has taken over television news completely, so mass opinion is carefully controlled out of the Kremlin.


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