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There's no doubt employers now have little tolerance for staff using their social media to badmouth the business or post comments that reflect badly on the business. Should journalists be an exception?
by Brett Wilson - 28/05/2015 - 1 comment
When Tommy Wieringa tried to argue that the boat people crossing the Mediterranean needed to be stopped boarding the boats the silence was deafening. I doubt if he will be attending another Sydney Writers Festival.
by Chris Golis - 25/05/2015 - 3 comments
It is clear that Struggle Street’s phenomenal ratings appeal is the door being kicked open to a new and brutal form of storytelling and marketing when it comes to people’s lives.
by Evelyn Tsitas - 22/05/2015 - 17 comments
Social media has allowed us to be more informed – and more outraged – but is the indignation genuine, or are we merely feeding a selfish agenda?
by John Mason - 20/05/2015 - 3 comments
Will any political party ever again command a mandate to govern on its own? Will any party leader ever again speak with authority to and for a constituency beyond their own members and committed supporters?
by Mal Fletcher - 9/04/2015 - 20 comments
That stench of hypocrisy – worsening by the hour – is from Australia's mainstream media – newspapers and electronic media run by Fairfax, Murdoch and the ABC.
by Alan Austin - 9/02/2015 - 36 comments
Indeed, in a time when journalists are imprisoned, jailed or killed for reporting the truth, when cartoonists are gunned down to silence their critical pens, The Sun editors had a bigger dilemma on their hands than freedom of speech.
by Evelyn Tsitas - 23/01/2015 - 71 comments
Elle Hunt argued that Triple J listeners are 'over-intellectualised, indie blowhards'. The proof of this claim the absence of Taylor Swift from the playlist.
by Allison Orr - 23/01/2015 - 5 comments
Why has so much journalism succumbed to propaganda? Why are censorship and distortion standard practice? Why is the BBC so often a mouthpiece of rapacious power?
by John Pilger - 11/12/2014 - 19 comments
In today's competitive technological age, when the industry is struggling to find its identity and an audience, is it possible to be a TV news reporter and retain your integrity?
by Patricia Edgar - 10/12/2014 - 21 comments
We all have an obligation, both to ourselves and to society, to speak out and to act when we see unfairness, injustice and the orchestrated manipulation of true discussion of issues that affect us all.
by Kellie Tranter - 30/10/2014 - 5 comments
Only Blind Freddy and possibly Cheech and Chong, believe the ABS unemployment methodology bears any resemblance to reality.
by Malcolm King - 10/10/2014 - 3 comments


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