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Ramadge: We did not pull out of Copenhagen editorial

Margaret Simons December 9, 2009

It wasn't that The Age dropped their plans to run the climate change editorial published by 56 newspapers across the world, it always was going to write its own localised editorial, says editor-in-chief Paul Ramadge.

One message echoes across the world’s front pages

Crikey December 7, 2009 7 Comments

As Copenhagen kicks off today, Crikey will be arguing over the politics and the approach on climate change. But there's no arguing with the fact that climate change presents an unprecedented challenge to every single nation on earth.

Twitter kills the Guardian gag

Crikey October 14, 2009

An oil trading firm's attempt to gag London's Guardian newspaper from reporting on toxic waste it dumped in west Africa has been thwarted by a surge of social media outrage.

Guardian: We’ve been gagged from reporting Parliament

Crikey October 13, 2009

The UK's Guardian newspaper says it has been censored from reporting on Parliamentary proceedings, after a gag order was placed on the details of a question to be asked later this week in Parliament.

Guardian apologises to its subbies: OK, you’re journalists, too

Crikey October 12, 2009

The Guardian has retracted the line "journalists and subeditors are not expected to be multilingual" in a recent article, after it presumably caused offense to the paper's subs. "Subeditors are journalists" said the paper after changing the line to "reporters and subeditors".

Guardian recreates Steinbeck’s Grapes of Wrath

Crikey August 28, 2009

The Guardian are recreating the Route 66 journey from John Steinbeck's Grapes of Wrath, to examine the differences in this modern day Depression, where Mexicans have become the new Okies and suspicion of government is high.

Guardian’s Observer on the chopping block

Crikey August 2, 2009

With finances plumbing new lows, the Guardian Media Group is considering closing its iconic Sunday paper The Observer after 218 years of publication in favour of a new magazine published on a Thursday.

Guardian winning the online tweet-war

Crikey July 20, 2009

Stories from The Guardian have been tweeted 328,288 times over the last four months -- head-and-shoulders above any other British newspaper site. Just what are they doing so right?

Why investigative journalism needs … investigating

Eric Beecher July 14, 2009 6 Comments

The really shocking aspect of the News International phone hacking revelations is that they have appeared in public, argues Crikey publisher Eric Beecher. The cat is out of the bag.

Guardian declares war on News International

Alex Mitchell July 14, 2009

Under the wily hand of editor Alan Rusbridger, the Guardian has obviously decided to roast News International slowly, writes Alex Mitchell from London.