Feb 6, 20171 Comment
The Australian says Fairfax is killing its print division in a matter of minutes. Fairfax says won't scrap hard copies for years. John Martinkus wades in to find out who might be telling porkies.
Feb 2, 20174 Comments
The Prime Minister finally admitted he had donated millions to the Liberal Party during the election campaign, but it was too late for most of the media to get it into the paper, writes freelance journalist John Martinkus
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.
Jan 10, 20178 Comments
With some slippery words and some clever sleight-of-hand, The Australian almost makes it look like coal is good for humanity, writes economist John Quiggin
Glenn DyerJan 9, 20175 Comments
The economics of printing the Financial Review five days a week make a lot less sense if it can't piggyback off the SMH and Age.
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.
Glenn DyerDec 8, 20167 Comments
The ACCC has waved through News Corp's acquisition of APN, because no one cares where they get their news anyway.
Guy RundleDec 6, 201629 Comments
Won't someone please think of poor Amanda Vanstone?
Stephen MayneNov 3, 2016
No one likes to see a CEO, particularly a former journalist, make more than $10 million firing thousands of staff, but that’s exactly what has happened at Fairfax.
CrikeyNov 2, 20162 Comments
Ardent Leisure CEO Deborah Thomas has referred social media threats against herself and her family to NSW Police, after media outlets published photographs of her apartment building and the school her teenage son attends.