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Rundle: shameful showbags for the worst plebiscite opinion tripe (this week)

Guy Rundle September 28, 2017 27 Comments

The media hall of shame is now giving out same-sex marriage plebiscite showbags: On the Monthly blog, Sean Kelly says that non LGBT people should stop making comments on the Yes case’s piss-poor strateg-, sorry, on the Yes case’s strategy. If the Yes vote loses, it won’t be anything to do with strategy, it will […]

What to read this weekend: recommendations from the bunker

Crikey April 7, 2017 1 Comment

What we're reading: Canberra's forgotten dreams, ... more like the "alt-wrong", how Trump solved CNN's problems, Syria's torture wards, Trump is not Nixon, law and order in the Philippines, and the plight of pregnant women in Yemen.

Buy someone the gift of words this Christmas

Crikey December 23, 2016 1 Comment

If you're stuck for an idea and don't want to move away from your computer, why not buy your loved one a gift of words this year? Crikey journalists Sally Whyte and Myriam Robin bring the goods.

What to read this weekend: recommendations from the bunker

What to read this weekend: recommendations from the bunker

Crikey October 28, 2016

What we're reading this weekend: the boyhood adventures of Donald Trump, alt-right trolls fret their gene pool, fixing the housing crisis, the language of German teens, Sydney's segregated suburbs, looking for the Beach Boys, and Ken Loach is still angry.

Fairfax scores a sugar-coated correction on Sheehan takedown piece

Myriam Robin March 29, 2016 8 Comments

Are more corrections on the way? Fairfax has demands, but so far only one fact has been corrected by The Guardian and The Monthly.

Plus ca change … The Monthly turns 10

Plus ca change … The Monthly turns 10

Myriam Robin April 24, 2015

Australia's magazine of ideas, The Monthly, is marking its 10th birthday.

Media briefs: Middleton bows out … CBA exec sues … Capote on the small screen …

Crikey April 14, 2015

The Monthly has a new online editor. And other media tidbits of the day.

Digital disruptions: Amanda Gome

Digital disruptions: Amanda Gome

Myriam Robin March 26, 2015

Few in Australian journalism combine old-media clout with digital entrepreneurial fervour in quite the same way as Amanda Gome.

Media briefs: another bite … going Greek … clean sweep …

Media briefs: another bite … going Greek … clean sweep …

Crikey February 27, 2015

Will News Corp try and bid for the New York Daily News? And other media tidbits of the day.

Crikey 15 | Digital disruptions: Morry Schwartz

Crikey 15 | Digital disruptions: Morry Schwartz

Myriam Robin February 24, 2015

Property developer and publisher Morry Schwartz is the owner of three of Australia’s most influential print publications -- Quarterly Essay, The Monthly and The Saturday Paper. But he tells Crikey even he is abandoning print.