David SalterSep 7, 201727 Comments
Dick Smith is a huckster with an ego issue, writes David Salter.
David SalterSep 5, 20176 Comments
Making the ABC ad-free was a political decision, not an ideological one, but once the national broadcaster goes into the business of making money it will never come back.
David SalterAug 29, 20174 Comments
With the ABC announcing another review into its arts programming, David Salter explores the unfortunate complexities involved in the modern media marketplace.
David SalterAug 28, 201713 Comments
Greg Sheridan's turned the Oz into his own personal pulpit, but what he's preaching isn't news.
David SalterAug 22, 20176 Comments
Once again the Oz has run commentary without appropriately distinguishing it from news.
David SalterAug 18, 201712 Comments
Pauline Hanson's burqa stunt was big news across Australia — except in The Australian.
David SalterAug 17, 201713 Comments
With Malcolm Turnbull wooing Pauling Hanson by (at least pretending to be) attacking the ABC, should Aunty and her fans worry? Probably not.
David SalterJul 11, 201716 Comments
What was meant to be a "special edition" of Media Watch was actually a predictable lecturette.
David SalterJun 29, 201711 Comments
Our constitution mandates freedom of religion. So why do we open Parliament with a Protestant prayer?
David SalterJun 22, 201711 Comments
The Australian has run a vicious three-week campaign against Weisbrot and the McGrath appointment, and this morning the paper gloried in its kill.