Become an OC Media Member

Support independent journalism in the Caucasus: Join today

Become a member

Podcast | Boycotting the foreign agent law and sex as a weapon in Azerbaijan

2 March 2023

Chai Khana’s Executive Director, Lika Antadze, talks about her outlet’s decision to boycott the foreign agent bill in Georgia, and what the bill could mean for independent media and civil society organisations. Both Chai Khana, OC Media, and over 60 other media organisations signed a petition vowing to disobey the draft law if it is adopted by parliament.

Read more:

Narmin Shahmarzade, a psychologist and feminist activist, phones in to talk about how critics of the Azerbaijani government are intimidated into silence through the leaking of their private and intimate images and videos.

Read more:

Become a supporter at oc-media.org/support_us, or on Patreon.

Right now, online media in Georgia is in dire need of safety equipment, legal support, and technology as we cover increasingly challenging circumstances. Support small, independent media outlets in Georgia via our collective fundraiser.

Interested in directly assisting OC Media? Consider becoming a member.