August 25, 2016
Margaret Simons has raised concerns for ABC staples like Radio National and Classic FM under Michelle Guthrie's tenure.
May 3, 2016
Is it too late for The Age to say "sorry"? ... whistleblower tools for Fairfax hacks ... uncovering good/bad DV coverage ...
August 19, 2015 2
Do cats or dogs rule the world of cute animal videos? And other media tidbits of the day.
January 12, 2015
Kerry Stokes' thin-skinned decision to meet biography with biography backfired spectacularly, with more of the media mogul's private life before the public eye than ever.
October 31, 2014 2
Without the freedom to innovate, the ABC will just become the commercial media's shadow, writes Margaret Simons
July 29, 2014 12
You'd be hard-pressed to find a journalist who doesn't record conversations, even if they are off-the-record. But ethically, it's a grey area.
October 23, 2013 1
An unauthorised biography of business / media heavyweight Kerry Stokes is out today -- and there have already been problems over it. What will Kerry do next?
March 19, 2013 6
The Melbourne University academic and Crikey contributor outlines a six-point plan for genuine media regulation in a submission to the Senate committee looking at Labor's proposed reforms.
December 18, 2012 4
Margaret Simons responds to articles in The Australian today criticising her reporting of the Cameron Stewart/Simon Artz affair in Crikey. She stands by her stories.
September 26, 2012
What is it about Louise Adler that gets people talking? The chatter about the Melbourne publisher goes to what is unique about Melbourne and modern management.