Matthew KnottJan 24, 201411 Comments
A sudden backflip has upended the pieces on the ABC's current affairs chess board. But most have welcomed political head Chris Uhlmann taking over AM after Virginia Trioli withdrew.
Matthew KnottJan 23, 2014
The Fairfax newsroom is in shock over the departure of one of the company's most experienced journalists, Pamela Williams.
Matthew KnottJan 22, 20142 Comments
When does media reporting cross the line into bullying? And if an online publication has made an egregious error of judgement, will an apology help, or has the damage been done?
Matthew KnottJan 20, 201410 Comments
Commercial radio is in middle of its biggest shake-up in years, but there was no sign of fresh content as the new breakfast all-stars hit the airwaves today. Crikey tuned in.
Matthew KnottJan 17, 20149 Comments
The Sydney Morning Herald andThe Daily Telegraph agree that Sydney needs stronger measures to combat alcohol-fuelled violence. But is their campaign worth the paper it's printed on?
Matthew KnottJan 15, 20141 Comment
Print, TV and radio journos schmooze with mostly Australian celebs in Los Angeles, but is it actually worth our tax dollars? It certainly got plenty of fawning coverage back home.
Matthew KnottJan 14, 20147 Comments
The scandal of the politically motivated traffic jam on the world's busiest bridge shows just how important local reporting and regional newspapers still are in the digital age.
Matthew KnottJan 10, 201428 Comments
Christopher Pyne has charged Kevin Donnelly and Ken Wiltshire -- harsh critics of the national curriculum -- to ferret out "bias" in classrooms. Their appointments have come under close scrutiny.
Matthew KnottJan 9, 20146 Comments
Tony Abbott isn't the first prime minister with a past in journalism, but his work for The Bulletin is more revealing than most. Crikey trawls through the archives.
Matthew KnottJan 7, 20146 Comments
The Greens have joined in a last-ditch bid to stop a gay man being deported to Pakistan. Ali Choudhry could be forced to leave his Brisbane-based partner as early as tomorrow.