The Association of European Journalists – Bulgaria (AEJ-Bulgaria) argues that politicians exert unwarrantable pressure over Bulgarian media. This is one of the main statements in the fourth edition of its traditional online inquiry on freedom of speech attitudes. The instruments of politicians to influence media contents are getting more and more sophisticated. AEJ-Bulgaria argues that in 2015 media were more dependent on advertisers while in 2017 they were replaced by politicians.
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