Is Journalism Worth Dying For?: Final Dispatches

Is Journalism Worth Dying For?: Final Dispatches

A choice of ultimate dispatches via the famed journalist, together with the 1st translation of the paintings that could have resulted in her murder

Anna Politkovskaya received foreign repute for her brave reporting. Is Journalism worthy death For? is a long-awaited number of her ultimate writing.

Beginning with a quick creation by means of the writer approximately her pariah prestige, the booklet includes essays that signify the self-effacing Politkovskaya extra totally than she allowed in her different books. From deeply own statements in regards to the nature of journalism, to horrendous reviews from Chechnya, to delicate items of memoir, to, ultimately, the 1st translation of the sequence of investigative studies that Politkovskaya was once engaged on on the time of her murder—pieces many think resulted in her assassination.

Elsewhere, there are illuminating debts of encounters with leaders together with Lionel Jospin, Tony Blair, George W. Bush, and such exiled figures as Boris Berezovsky, Akhmed Zakaev,  Vladimir Bukovsky. extra sections gather Politkovskaya’s non-political writing, revealing her pleasant wit, deep humanity, and willingness to have interaction with the strange, in addition to her deep regrets in regards to the destiny of Russia.

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