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Truth goes down the drain: media poop scoop turns out to be a load of the same

Truth goes down the drain: media poop scoop turns out to be a load of the same

Myriam RobinJan 9, 20176 Comments

The Australian Reddit community has long been aware of how reporters trawl the social network for story leads, and appears more than willing to lead them astray for shits and giggles.

Sorry, 'fake news' isn't information you don't like

Sorry, 'fake news' isn't information you don't like

Bernard KeaneDec 23, 20166 Comments

The concept of "fake news" distracts from the more serious challenge of quality journalism at time when there are fewer journalists, editors and producers to provide it.

Palestinian lobby joins the junket game

Palestinian lobby joins the junket game

Myriam RobinDec 22, 20165 Comments

Journalists including our own Bernard Keane have taken part in the first Australian media junket organised by the Palestinian lobby.

The 2016 Crikeys: the best and worst of the media

Myriam RobinDec 21, 20165 Comments

Triumph at Fairfax, problems at the ABC and sexual harassment pretty much everywhere: it's the 2016 Crikey Awards for Media.

Could a lawsuit brought by Sam Armytage spell the end of celebrity pap shots?

Could a lawsuit brought by Sam Armytage spell the end of celebrity pap shots?

Myriam RobinDec 14, 20164 Comments

Sam Armytage's lawyer says speculation about her underwear breaches her reasonable expectation of privacy. If a judge agrees, it could forever change the business of paparazzi photography.

Herald Sun's 2IC left in February after sexual harassment complaints

Herald Sun's 2IC left in February after sexual harassment complaints

Myriam RobinDec 8, 20162 Comments

Herald Sun night editor Shane Burke left the company in February after allegations he propositioned women in the newsroom during work hours.

Rundle: the greatest injustice of the Vietnam War, as suffered by Amanda Vanstone

Rundle: the greatest injustice of the Vietnam War, as suffered by Amanda Vanstone

Guy RundleDec 6, 201629 Comments

Won't someone please think of poor Amanda Vanstone?

Age editor-in-chief Mark Forbes resigns after second sexual harassment complaint

Age editor-in-chief Mark Forbes resigns after second sexual harassment complaint

Myriam RobinDec 5, 201611 Comments

Mark Forbes is accused of grabbing a journalist's bum at a work function and calling another journalist "busty" at a second function.

ABC Radio's deliberate step to the right

ABC Radio's deliberate step to the right

Myriam RobinNov 22, 201628 Comments

The ABC has appointed right-of-centre hosts to several high-profile metropolitan radio gigs, as part of a campaign to broaden the ABC's political diversity.

The 18C hypocrites wilfully ignore other threats to free speech and the actual public

The 18C hypocrites wilfully ignore other threats to free speech and the actual public

Bernard KeaneNov 7, 201611 Comments

While the Prime Minister panders to opponents of the Racial Discrimination Act, much worse threats to free speech go unmentioned.

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