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Would you buy a used media policy from Mitchell Peter Fifield?

vening.jack@gmail.com December 14, 2017 5 Comments

Among the barrage of inquiries following media reforms passing this year, regulators will be looking at how the ABC can compete in the modern media jungle.

‘Do your research, maggot’ … Foxtel merger done deal … insert headline here …

‘Do your research, maggot’ … Foxtel merger done deal … insert headline here …

Emily Watkins December 7, 2017 3 Comments

Labor MP Brian Mitchell has called ABC journalist Matt Wordsworth a maggot as he was trying to interview former dual citizen Justine Keay outside Parliament

HuffPost’s ‘disrespect’ for staff … Women’s Weekly cuts senior roles … the revolving door …

HuffPost’s ‘disrespect’ for staff … Women’s Weekly cuts senior roles … the revolving door …

Emily Watkins December 4, 2017 2 Comments

The journalists' union has met with HuffPost Australia staff, and says they were disrespected by their employer when it shut down its local edition.

Tips and rumours

Crikey October 16, 2017 1 Comment

Off-field Senate inquiry ... men in the media ... pay-for-play politics ...

What Utopia can teach us about the Federal Court’s recent coal port decision

Crikey September 6, 2017 10 Comments

In this case, what happened in Utopia was actually less ridiculous than the real-life equivalent, writes former board member of Prime Minister and Premiers Road Reform Project Luke Fraser.

Ten Network takeover looking about as successful as its ratings

Glenn Dyer August 25, 2017 1 Comment

The ACCC green-lit a joint bid for the Ten Network which could significantly reduce media diversity, writes Glenn Dyer. But is the whole ordeal much ado about nothing?

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey June 5, 2017 4 Comments

Court has had many opportunities to talk about how she's being silenced on marriage equality ... Hugh White undermined by his own publisher ... Bunnings in hot water?

All Murdoch, all the time in Queensland media

Glenn Dyer December 8, 2016 7 Comments

The ACCC has waved through News Corp's acquisition of APN, because no one cares where they get their news anyway.

ACCC holds up News Corp deal

Glenn Dyer October 6, 2016

News and APN will have to come up with some proposals to alleviate the ACCC's concerns.

ACCC to Stokes: not so fast, Kerry

Glenn Dyer August 4, 2016

Kerry Stokes will have to jump a few more hurdles before he can buy The Sunday Times and Perth Now.