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ABC’s Olympics snub is a sign of things to come

ABC’s Olympics snub is a sign of things to come

With a biting budget and disappearing audience, it's not surprising that the ABC chose to discard radio broadcasting the Olympics.

Cutting the migration rate won’t fix our infrastructure, but what will?

Cutting the migration rate won’t fix our infrastructure, but what will?

Crikey readers respond to the government's proposed migration rate "quick fix", and the call for independence by the ABC.

More BBC on the ABC: full news division cuts revealed

More BBC on the ABC: full news division cuts revealed

Don't turn that dial -- it is the right channel.

ABC Fact Check crushed by govt cuts

ABC Fact Check crushed by govt cuts

The ABC's fact-checking division will be axed after the election, after the Turnbull government cut its funding.

No cuts to the ABC? Public broadcaster $100m poorer than in 2013

No cuts to the ABC? Public broadcaster $100m poorer than in 2013

Remember when Tony Abbott promised no cuts to the ABC? "No cuts" turned out to mean $101 million worth of cuts.

A half-century of the government trying to undermine the ABC

A half-century of the government trying to undermine the ABC

The ABC has been at the centre of a political tug-of-war for decades, writes freelance journalist Andrei Ghoukassian.

ABC shaking up regional newsrooms, with redundancies possible

ABC shaking up regional newsrooms, with redundancies possible

The ABC is eliminating 50 positions but creating 52 more in its regional newsrooms.

How to cover international news without paying (much) for it

How to cover international news without paying (much) for it

Foreign coverage is expensive. From fixers to freelancers, former foreign news editor and academic Colleen Murrell tells Crikey how Australian media organisations are trying to make it less so.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

The ABC slams the unions ... Michael Danby is again unopposed ... Ian Macdonald says old journos should get off his lawn ...

Lyndal Curtis to leave ABC as staff learn if they’re in the firing line

Lyndal Curtis to leave ABC as staff learn if they’re in the firing line

Lyndal Curtis is the latest big name to leave the ABC, and other staff were informed on Wednesday if they are in line for a redundancy.