Three Percent has become an important source for international translated literature.

“We Don’t Want to Publish the Estonian Jonathan Franzen”: Three Percent’s Chad W. Post

Chad W. Post, editor at Three Percent and publisher at Open Letter Books, is making a space for international translated literature in 2014.

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The flags of Ukraine, the Donetsk People's Republic, and the Russian Federation.

Camera Phones vs. Kalashnikovs in Ukraine’s Separatist-held Luhansk

How “streamer” journalism both empowers and endangers civic reporters in eastern Ukraine.

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Cartoon: Land of the Free

Cartoonist Tomas on the release of a report detailing the United States’ CIA torture practices.

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Ecuador: Why Are Critics Being Shut Down on Twitter?

A Spanish company has been targeting the social media accounts of critics of the Ecuadorean government.

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The flags of Ukraine, the Donetsk People's Republic, and the Russian Federation.

The Mouthpiece of Totalitarian Propaganda — Crimea’s Colonel Cassad

Rozhin, who runs the popular blog Colonel Cassad, is unrepentant in his admiration for the Soviet Union, particularly its military achievements in the Second World War.

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Street of Thieves
Excerpt from Street of Thieves by Mathias Énard
by Open Letter / December 15, 2014
An excerpt from Street of Thieves by Mathias Énard. Set against a backdrop of political uprisings, the novel follows Lakhdar, a young Moroccan, who becomes exiled from his family for his religious transgressions. Read more...
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China Starts a Cold War Against Its Own People
by Tienchi Martin-Liao / December 10, 2014
On November 21, journalist Gao Yu was put on trial in a closed door procedure that lasted only four hours. The absurd accusation that Mrs. Gao “leaked state secrets” reflects the contradictory propaganda measures of the CCP. Read more...
Three Percent has become an important source for international translated literature.
“We Don’t Want to Publish the Estonian Jonathan Franzen”: Three Percent’s Chad W. Post
by Caitlyn Christensen / December 17, 2014
Chad W. Post, editor at Three Percent and publisher at Open Letter Books, is making a space for international translated literature in 2014. Read more...
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The Writer’s Block: Huang Xiang
by Sampsonia Way / November 20, 2014
In this edition of The Writer's Block, Huang Xiang discusses the inspiration for his newly translated book The Thunder of Deep Thought. Read more...

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