Author: Petya Mihova
2022 WPI FellowBulgarian National Radio - Burgas, Bulgarian National Radio - Burgas
Posts by Petya Mihova:
ProPublica and ProVeritas – two media, different countries
by Petya Mihova | May 2, 2022 | Changes in Journalism, Journalism, New Business Models for Journalism in the Digital Age, Political CoverageIt’s impossible in Bulgaria to have such a media as ProPublica, funded by donations, without interference from sponsors in journalism, said Spas Spasov. Spasov is a journalist form Bulgaria. He created a similar media outlet as ProPublica. The idea came to him after...
What are the possibilities for the use of nuclear weapons in the Russia-Ukraine war?
by Petya Mihova | Apr 25, 2022 | Nuclear Policy and Security, Nuclear Threats and SecurityThe situation in Ukraine demands restraint and a diplomatic solution, said Daryl Kimball, executive director of the Arms Control Association. “But once warfare in Ukraine has stopped, there must be a serious reckoning with the role nuclear weapons play in the military...
U.S. police forces are not efficient enough; changes are needed
by Petya Mihova | Apr 19, 2022 | Police & Community Tensions“I’m always afraid,” said Manuel Hernandez, a few hours after the shooting at the Brooklyn subway station. “If you ask anyone in New York – we’re always afraid.” Originally from Guatemala, Hernandez has lived and worked as a driver in New York for 24 years. Hernandez...
The problems of Minnesota family farms
by Petya Mihova | Apr 14, 2022 | Agriculture, Agriculture and Rural Issues“Income taxes are the worst,” said Michael Landuyt, who, with his father George Landuyt, runs Landuyt Land and Livestock, their family farm operation in Walnut Grove, Minn., started in 1928. Currently, they produce corn, soybeans and hay, and have a cattle feedlot....
Recent blog posts
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Not much, was their reply.
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