July 27, 2012 25
The ABC plans to revamp its campaign coverage at next year's federal election following heavy criticism of the media's performance during the 2010 campaign.
February 28, 2012 407
Incessant criticism of the Press Gallery's focus on the leadership has substance but lacks complexity.
January 13, 2012 24
The New York Times has raised the issue of he-said-she-said journalism. It should be discussed here, too, but it's more complicated than media critics think.
August 11, 2011 109
OurSay is a not-for-profit group of young people who, on the smell of an oily rag and a lot of enthusiasm and new media savvy, have built a site with Facebook and Twitter presence through which they crowdsource questions.
July 8, 2011 14
Today John Hartigan, the CEO of News Limited -- the Australian arm of the international empire -- weighed in with a statement on the News of the World debacle.
March 14, 2011
Networks rush to bolster coverage in Japan ... CNBC anchor: We should be 'grateful' that human toll from Japan quake is 'worse' than economic toll ... A month with The Daily -- is it actually worth paying for? ....
March 8, 2011 8
The ABC is trying some new things in how it does journalism. But, I think, not enough.
September 21, 2010 2
The prospect of further narrowing Labor's potential numbers in the House of Representatives is clearly attractive to an Opposition and why wouldn't it be.
May 2, 2008 1
The future of journalism is the subject of much discussion and experimentation overseas, but until recently the debates has been largely absent among Australian journalists, writes Margaret Simons.
August 7, 2007
What role is there for public broadcasting in the new media age of plenty, asks Institute of Public Affairs fellow Chris Berg in The Australian today. It’s a fair question – indeed the most important question facing the ABC, writes Margaret Simons.