Restrictions on Journalistic Freedom in The Regional and Local Polish Press, As Exemplified by the Lublin Region

By Lidia Pokrzycka WJMCR 38 (November 2011) Press Law | Lawsuits | Journalists’ Associations | Methods | Results | Conclusion Abstract The Constitution of Poland guarantees freedom of expression, but the guarantee really protects publishers, but not journalists.  An online survey of journalists in the Lublin Region of Poland shows that social pressures and concern about status in the profession constitute significant constraints on newspaper reporting […]

Analysis of Risks and Opportunities in Journalism in Poland: The Example of the Lublin Region

Lidia Pokrzycka [WJMCR 8:3 June 2005] Sections: Research Questions|Methods|Results|Conclusions Introduction The Lublin region1 in Poland is characterized by a low level of economic growth, poor investment in enterprise, and a very low investment appeal of the province for international capital. A positive feature is the location of the Lublin province on the East�West transit route (at the […]