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Roarsome … Seven’s PR offensive … more free money, please …

Roarsome … Seven’s PR offensive … more free money, please …

Emily Watkins October 2, 2017 1 Comment

Headline writers at Melbourne's two papers must have thought they had the perfect pun for Richmond's Saturday grand final win.

Fairfax journos say goodbye to readers as redundancies finalised

Fairfax journos say goodbye to readers as redundancies finalised

Emily Watkins June 7, 2017 9 Comments

Alan Stokes, Rohan Connolly and Adam Morton are among big names to be leaving Fairfax, with decades of experience walking out the door in the latest round of redundancies.

Five ways to publish a newspaper when your journos are on strike

Five ways to publish a newspaper when your journos are on strike

Emily Watkins May 9, 2017 6 Comments

There are very few journalists working at The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald this week, so how has Fairfax management filled its pages?

Why on Earth would anyone pay $2.2 billion for Fairfax?

Glenn Dyer May 8, 2017 1 Comment

Is Fairfax's newspapers are in such dire straits, why would anyone want to pay $2.2 billion for the ailing giant?

Fairfax bosses line their pockets while staff get fleeced

Crikey May 8, 2017 5 Comments

And a new player enters the fray, writes business journalist Michael West.

Fairfax’s brand-new, all-improved, better-for-everyone business model

Crikey May 5, 2017 3 Comments

Quality journalism doesn't necessarily require journalists.

He is written: The Australian resurrects dreary Christian crusade for Easter

David Salter April 18, 2017 7 Comments

Yes, it's tough to write an Easter editorial. But must the culture war really drag on through every damn holiday?

What to read this weekend: recommendations from the bunker

Crikey March 10, 2017 2 Comments

What we're reading: stories from solitary confinement, how women are better financial managers, the underground railroad for refugees, polarised punks, how left-wing media got trapped by capitalism, and is consciousness an illusion?

Fairfax abolishes editor-in-chief role at SMH, The Age

Charlie Lewis February 14, 2017 1 Comment

There are, as ever, questions as to what the reduction in editorial oversight does to the quality of journalism.

What Chris Mitchell gets so wrong about the ABC

Crikey February 7, 2017 8 Comments

The broader context for all this carping is framed by two developments now creeping into view over the ABC’s horizon. One is genuinely significant; the other, in truth, trivial. Former Media Watch executive producer David Salter explains.