• A line of Syrian refugees crossing the border of Hungary and Austria on their way to Germany. Hungary, Central Europe, 6 September 2015.

    Binary Narratives of Migration Crisis in the Hungarian News Media: Making Distinction between ‘Us’ and ‘Them’

    Since the beginning of 2015 when a considerable number of people have started pouring into the European Union– what will be later labeled as the start of the Europe`s migrant crisis- numerous European media agencies were not ready for reporting such events. Because of the overall unpreparedness and in some cases, governmental tighter control, media […]

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    The Refugees in a Broken Mirror of Fear

    Legal Definition of refugee: ‘an individual who has left his or her native country and is unwilling or unable to return to it because of persecution or fear of persecution (as because of race, religion, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion) Status of Refugees Convention, 1951 2016 was a record year in […]

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    Minorities in Bulgarian (New) Media

      “There is a huge vacuum in the middle in which there are no reasonable, balanced and respectful of human dignity publications and discussions,” shares Ivan Bedrov, Bulgarian journalist from Club Z Magazine and online media. In our conversation with him, as well as with Biser Petkov, who is part of Roma community, we contemplate […]

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