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ABC takes on plagiarist’s column … Daily Mail’s latest work of fiction … braving Houston floods …

ABC takes on plagiarist’s column … Daily Mail’s latest work of fiction … braving Houston floods …

Emily Watkins August 28, 2017

The ABC publish a story by Tanveer Ahmed, a serial plagiarist they have busted before themselves.

Mamamia’s lucrative offer … Aunty’s app users swipe left on update … Murdoch editor tells staff to stick to facts on Trump …

Mamamia’s lucrative offer … Aunty’s app users swipe left on update … Murdoch editor tells staff to stick to facts on Trump …

Emily Watkins August 25, 2017 2 Comments

Mamamia has asked to republish a blog of an ex-contributor -- unpaid.

Razer on Greenwald: make journalism muckraking again

Razer on Greenwald: make journalism muckraking again

Helen Razer August 25, 2017 3 Comments

In her final piece on infamous journalist Glenn Greenwald, Helen Razer calls for a journalism that can elucidate systems rather than merely be a product of them.

Rundle: the ABC should dump political editor Chris Uhlmann

Rundle: the ABC should dump political editor Chris Uhlmann

Guy Rundle August 25, 2017 90 Comments

Chris Uhlmann embodies a power-hungry, truth-averse approach to politics that makes him wholly unsuitable for his current job.

Biology lessons from the Gippsland Times … Crimes Centrelink story breaches Press Council standards … tune in for Dame Judi Andrews

Biology lessons from the Gippsland Times … Crimes Centrelink story breaches Press Council standards … tune in for Dame Judi Andrews

Emily Watkins August 24, 2017 1 Comment

The Gippsland Times has some curious biology advice in an ad for the same-sex marriage No campaign.

Pauline Hanson ‘can’t have a say’, she tells Sky, and <em>Sunrise</em>, and 2GB, and …

Pauline Hanson ‘can’t have a say’, she tells Sky, and Sunrise, and 2GB, and …

Emily Watkins August 24, 2017 8 Comments

If you keep even a passing interest in the news, you might be surprised to hear that Senator Pauline Hanson is being silenced. Hanson used an interview spot on national news broadcaster Sky News on Tuesday to argue that political correctness meant she wasn’t allowed to speak her mind. “We can’t have a say in this […]

Youth media push AEC enrolment … Isentia confirms poor performance with results …  just a moon over a sun …

Youth media push AEC enrolment … Isentia confirms poor performance with results … just a moon over a sun …

Emily Watkins August 23, 2017

Youth focused media outlets have banded together to encourage their audience to enrol to vote ahead of the same-sex marriage postal survey.

Mark Latham’s publisher Rebel Media descending into neo-Nazi chaos

Mark Latham’s publisher Rebel Media descending into neo-Nazi chaos

Emily Watkins August 23, 2017 9 Comments

The "professional" international media company Mark Latham teamed up with to release his inflammatory rants is in disarray, with its editorial direction in question.

Journalism awards cancelled after they bow to sponsor pressure … Rebel Wilson pays out defamation suit … Bannon going to war for Trump …

Journalism awards cancelled after they bow to sponsor pressure … Rebel Wilson pays out defamation suit … Bannon going to war for Trump …

Emily Watkins August 21, 2017 2 Comments

Journalism awards cancelled due to sponsor pressure and Rebel Wilson settles a defamation suit.

Battle of the tabloids: Daily Tele boldly goes where the Hun fears to tread

Battle of the tabloids: Daily Tele boldly goes where the Hun fears to tread

Emily Watkins August 18, 2017 6 Comments

If you thought the Herald Sun was a very tabloid-y tabloid, get a load of The Daily Telegraph.