November 20, 2017 7 Comments
The Daily Telegraph's "analogue meme" Al Bundy reaction to the postal survey speaks as much about News Corp's ailing health as it does about the company's stance on marriage equality.
November 6, 2017 33 Comments
The hysteria over section 44 among journalists and politicians is the farce of the revival of nativism that has shaped so much of media and political discourse.
October 31, 2017
When it comes to the culture war, the paper can seem guided more by Chuck Jones' nine unbreakable rules of engagement for the Looney Tunes characters Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner than by journalistic principles.
October 30, 2017 22 Comments
Christopher Warren on the importance of respecting the confidentiality of journalistic sources.
October 23, 2017
With media reform dreams now a reality, the stage should be set for a merger frenzy. So where is it?
October 16, 2017 2 Comments
A company's social media policy may seem like window-dressing, but under the surface it's just another tool for controlling employees.
October 2, 2017 4 Comments
There's good news for the optimists, and good (bad?) news for the pessimists too.
September 18, 2017 2 Comments
Nick Xenophon's media reform deal helps small, Australian publishers. We can count the number of businesses that will benefit on one hand.
September 11, 2017 3 Comments
Sometimes it's better to keep a newspaper going than to close it, not because of the money you are making but because of the costs you're avoiding.
September 4, 2017 8 Comments
If News Corp had effectively ended up controlling Ten, it would have been run as a low-cost network, recycling programming from within the News Corp network.