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Podcast on the politics of online news in Cambodia

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Image credit of NIAS

Astrid Norén-Nilsson discusses her research about the Cambodian online news outlet Fresh News with Duncan McCargo.

In this podcast, Astrid Norén-Nilsson  discusses her latest research about the Cambodian online news outlet Fresh News with Duncan McCargo, the Director of NIAS. Fresh News has become an indispensable source of information for Cambodia’s political and bureaucratic elite – but just how independent is the platform from the ruling Cambodian People’s Party? How can we classify the role that such new media platforms perform in a hybrid authoritarian political system?

Listen to the podcast here