Latest posts by Akhal-Tech Collective
26 March 2017
12 March 2017
A rally, a crackdown and a diplomatic standoff that stands to benefit nationalist politicians in both countries, but almost no-one else.
7 March 2017
5 March 2017
A popular new reality TV show and an advert for a construction company have enraged feminists by trivialising abuses against women.
21 February 2017
"#Media is a natural ally of society. It can show flaws! Never make mistakes already made by your opponents. Support #Rustavi2"
19 February 2017
Despite no clear link to actual suicides in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, authorities are dreaming up restrictions.
11 February 2017
10 February 2017
One blogger, three passports and the intricate international relations of the Caucasus region. This gets pretty complicated.
5 February 2017
1 February 2017
The instrument was once popular across the Turkic world, but its present stronghold is the Russian Republic of Khakassia.
17 January 2017
12 January 2017
3 January 2017
30 December 2016
29 December 2016
With traditional media in the country heavily restricted, social media is an obvious forum for information warfare between the Kazakh nationalists and ethnic Russians.
23 December 2016
In the era of fake news and 'information warfare', the story of Kloop.kg is one that both inspires and reassures.
21 December 2016
20 December 2016
The interview with a self-promoting Kazakh news presenter that never happened was quickly disowned by the purported interviewer.