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Sasa Vucinic:
Why we should invest in a free press

TEDGlobal 2005 · 18:00 · Filmed Jul 2005
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A free press — papers, magazines, radio, TV, blogs — is the backbone of any true democracy (and a vital watchdog on business). Sasa Vucinic, a journalist from Belgrade, talks about his new fund, which supports media by selling "free press bonds."

Nonprofit venture capitalist
Sasa Vucinic's Media Development Loan Fund applies venture-capital principles to create a sustainable free press in developing nations and countries emerging from repressive regimes. Full bio
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