Feb 20, 20178 Comments
Channel Seven did not hold a story about Jeff Kennett to "placate the premier", writes former Seven Network executive Laurie Patton. But the ABC saw something nefarious in the decision, and won't be swayed by facts.
Charlie LewisFeb 17, 2017
A $300,000 fine is substantially more than the cost of employing a court reporter. Just saying.
Jan 25, 201714 Comments
The Herald Sun sounded the drums of war against people sleeping rough at Flinders Street Station. Then crosstown rival The Age joined the fray, writes freelance journalist John Martinkus.
David SalterJan 24, 20179 Comments
Things would go very differently if the Australian press took on President Donald Trump.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.