Finland

Free speech in Finnish: Prison for Russophiles

23.10.2018

On October 18, the Helsinki District Court sentenced the founder and editor-in-chief of the network publications MV-lehti and Uber Uutiset Ilya Yanichkin to 22 months in prison, and another person involved - human rights activist, lawyer and journ

Freedom of Speech Against Finland’s Liberal Elites

Background source: mvlehti.net
07.02.2017

One of the most interesting political incidents in Finland for this moment is the case of Ilja Janitskin.

Ilja Janitskin is the Finnish politician and editor-in-chief of one of the most popular and important Finnish media  - MV-lehti. MV-lehti was founded in 2014 as an alternative media against mainstream media, establishment and liberals. Very soon, MV-lehti became one of the most popular and definitely the most important media in Finland.