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Is it time to update the ABC Charter? We asked the experts.

Is it time to update the ABC Charter? We asked the experts.

Getting all sides of politics to agree on any changes to the ABC's Charter is probably a pipe dream, but in an ideal world, what should change?

Why the ABC’s plans for unrestrained growth diminish the entire sector

Why the ABC’s plans for unrestrained growth diminish the entire sector

There is little doubt that the ABC's aggressive expansion into online content contributed to commercial alternatives leaving the market.

Why every last dollar must go to ABC’s investigative journalism

Why every last dollar must go to ABC’s investigative journalism

The era of broadcast is ending and the ABC is already shifting online. It should pour its scant resources into unpopular news gathering and leave everything else alone.

The Coalition’s savagery towards the ABC is consistent with their cultural disregard

The Coalition’s savagery towards the ABC is consistent with their cultural disregard

The government has been in ABC attack mode since 2013, the same year it promised in opposition there would be no cuts to the ABC.

How much should the ABC be investing in Australian arts and culture?

How much should the ABC be investing in Australian arts and culture?

The ABC really is Australia’s most important cultural institution. But is it meeting its charter responsibilities to the arts?

The ABC should be more focused on setting the political agenda

The ABC should be more focused on setting the political agenda

If the ABC is to become the central media voice and a cultural agenda setter, it must let go of an old idea of the ABC.

Welcome to our new series: what is the ABC for?

Welcome to our new series: what is the ABC for?

How the ABC needs to change in a post Guthrie/Milne era depends on what you think it is for.