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Don’t blame the Daily Telegraph for a predictable array of front pages

Don’t blame the Daily Telegraph for a predictable array of front pages

Emily Watkins November 16, 2017 21 Comments

The Daily Telegraph has been panned for its front page coverage of the same sex marriage 'yes' vote. But why?

News Corp enjoying boost as real estate listings lead the charge

News Corp enjoying boost as real estate listings lead the charge

Glenn Dyer November 10, 2017

The real estate advertising arm of News Corp is the success story of the latest financial results.

Harvey Weinstein’s army of spies … Disney recants LA Times ban … Fish food  fake news

Harvey Weinstein’s army of spies … Disney recants LA Times ban … Fish food fake news

Emily Watkins November 8, 2017 2 Comments

In new revelations about Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, The New Yorker has reported on spies he used to contain allegations, including journalists.

What you need to know about Fox, Disney and the future of Murdoch

What you need to know about Fox, Disney and the future of Murdoch

Crikey November 8, 2017 2 Comments

What are global media watchers saying about the changing forecasts for Rupert Murdoch's media empire?

Dash for Cash … A-listers’ anti-piracy hypocrisy … reader support grows at The Guardian …

Dash for Cash … A-listers’ anti-piracy hypocrisy … reader support grows at The Guardian …

Emily Watkins October 27, 2017 4 Comments

Michaelia Cash's current crisis has been a gift to headline writers. We've picked out some of the best.

Fairfax’s editorial director leaves without warning

Fairfax’s editorial director leaves without warning

Emily Watkins October 25, 2017 1 Comment

Fairfax's editorial director Sean Aylmer surprised staff yesterday by announcing his departure.

NBN frenzy … Exclusive Brethren v Michael Bachelard … The revolving door

NBN frenzy … Exclusive Brethren v Michael Bachelard … The revolving door

Emily Watkins October 23, 2017 1 Comment

Today's newspapers have preempted tonight's NBN Four Corners episode with a very broad definition of an "exclusive".

NT News journo gone … Walkley finalists announced … seeing double …

NT News journo gone … Walkley finalists announced … seeing double …

Emily Watkins October 20, 2017 1 Comment

NT News political reporter Chris Walsh has left the paper in a shock to many in the Top End.

Australia’s media predators … ‘The fear that permeates news outlets’ … Mark Latham sued for defo …

Australia’s media predators … ‘The fear that permeates news outlets’ … Mark Latham sued for defo …

Emily Watkins October 19, 2017 1 Comment

Broadcaster Tracey Spicer has revealed she's investigating two long-term sexual harassers in the Australian media industry.

Solomon who? … Vale Iain Shedden … Assange’s right of reply

Solomon who? … Vale Iain Shedden … Assange’s right of reply

Emily Watkins October 17, 2017 3 Comments

Fairfax's business pages get their businessmen in a muddle, confusing Solomon Lew and Garry Hounslew.