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  • 16 February 2012 | {CATEGORY}

    Argentina: an Orwellian state or a forerunner of media reforms in Latin America?

    Two new contentious media laws adopted by the Argentine government last December are fuelling claims that President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is attempting to increase state control over the country's newsprint industry. Supporters, however, say that the measures will lead to more pluralism and diversity in a media landscape dominated by two large monopolies.