Topic archives: jay rosen

ABC to unleash citizen’s agenda at 2013 election

ABC to unleash citizen’s agenda at 2013 election

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.

Bagging the gallery isn’t the whole story re: leadership ‘beat-up’

February 28, 2012 407

Incessant criticism of the Press Gallery's focus on the leadership has substance but lacks complexity.

NYT debate: what would it cost to end he-said-she-said journalism?

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.

OurSay gets a boost via a Bolt from the blue

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.

NotW: Hartigan weighs in … but more boots to drop, some of them here

NotW: Hartigan weighs in … but more boots to drop, some of them here

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.

<em>TT</em> v <em>ACA</em> … Ten’s graphic fail …

TT v ACA … Ten’s graphic fail …

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? ....

Simons: ABC journalists have some ‘explaining’ to do

March 8, 2011 8

The ABC is trying some new things in how it does journalism. But, I think, not enough.

Missing an opportunity

Missing an opportunity

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.

Back to the Future of Journalism

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.

Berg on the ABC, Simons on Berg

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.