May 24, 2018 15
The Turnbull government is reenacting the Howard government's assault on the ABC during the Iraq war. Except this time there's no Donald McDonald to lead the defence of the broadcaster.
April 18, 2018 13
How long will Financial Review readers have to put up with a senior journalist's obsessive writing about the ABC's Emma Alberici?
April 10, 2018 10
Unlike most networks, the ABC has to be cautious when a star journalist emerges among its ranks. Unsurprisingly, it's all about playing politics.
March 2, 2018 16
The ABC's head of editorial policies Alan Sunderland has tried to calm staff discontent over recent editorial missteps with an internal email and video today assuring them it's business as usual at the national broadcaster.
March 1, 2018 11
The ABC continues to provide a platform for people with poor prediction records to warn of imminent economic doom.
February 28, 2018 16
In a less-than-vintage estimates performance, ABC executives have shed no light on why they censored a senior journalist.
February 28, 2018 6
Not so long ago, the ABC would defend controversial reportage by its reporters.
February 22, 2018 42
As voters continue to move further to the left or right of the spectrum -- just as they always have -- trolls and pundits will continue to use the wrong language to classify them.
February 21, 2018 55
A former senior journalist has told Crikey the last few weeks at the ABC have been so demoralising internally that senior journalists he'd spoken to are even considering leaving.
February 21, 2018 23
The ABC has not uttered a single word in defence of one of its most senior journalists but the AFR has plenty to say.
February 19, 2018 42
At a time when commercial media outlets like the Financial Review are misleading Australians about company tax cuts, the ABC's censorship of Emma Alberici further undermines trust in our media.
October 5, 2017 5
The detail of Lachlan Murdoch's security, er, detail. And other media tidbits of the day.
September 14, 2017
Rebel Wilson blocks Shannon Deery on Twitter.
June 20, 2016 2
Death of the worm? Malcolm Turnbull has declined an invitation for a fourth election debate issued by Bill Shorten. Which means for the first time, none of the election debates have been carried by a free-to-air commercial TV network. Last election, both Nine and Seven carried a Sunday night debate at the Press Club live […]
June 20, 2016 1
Henderson is far too quick to criticise, writes David Salter.
October 12, 2015 2
David Speers and Emma Alberici explain the delicate balance between being a breaking new journo and being a hard-hitting interviewer. Plus other media tidbits of the day.
July 3, 2015
Fully half of Junkee Media's revenue comes from native content. And other media tidbits of the day.
February 19, 2015
Fairfax rewards shareholders. Fairfax’s shareholders are about to be rewarded, with the media company announcing its first share-buyback since 1999 this morning as it posted encouraging half-year results. The company plans to buy back 5% of its shares over the next 12 months. This comes on top of a 2c fully franked dividend to be paid […]
October 13, 2014 1
Crikey readers have their say on the media's portrayal of Islam and other issues of the day.