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Social media and traditional outlets face tighter regulation over terror coverage

Social media and traditional outlets face tighter regulation over terror coverage

As social media giants are under pressure over the hosting of Christchurch attack footage, legacy media outlets are finding they're not free from scrutiny.

ABC news director lobbies for his managing director pick

ABC news director lobbies for his managing director pick

ABC senior executive Gaven Morris has thrown his support behind David Anderson — and suggested a few areas in which the ABC could improve.

How much does the media care about International Women’s Day?

How much does the media care about International Women’s Day?

Today, Aussie media outlets are going to varying lengths to celebrate International Women's Day.

Michelle Guthrie received an extra $500k to drop ABC lawsuit

Michelle Guthrie received an extra $500k to drop ABC lawsuit

Good morning, early birds. Former ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie reportedly received an extra half million dollars in settlement to abandon her unfair dismissal claim, and human rights lawyer Julian Burnside announces he will run against Josh Frydenberg in the seat of Kooyong as a Greens candidate. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Media goes gaga over Ita

Media goes gaga over Ita

Over the past week, journalists and media executives from both sides of the aisle have praised the appointment of Ita Buttrose as ABC chair.

EXCLUSIVE sneak peek at Ita Buttrose’s revamped ABC line-up

EXCLUSIVE sneak peek at Ita Buttrose’s revamped ABC line-up

Ita plans, inter alia, to replace all existing weekend programming with Midsomer Murders.

If the answer’s Ita, what on earth is the question at the ABC?

If the answer’s Ita, what on earth is the question at the ABC?

Ita Buttrose would be an ideal ABC chair for a government that would prefer people not to worry about its attacks on the ABC. But her capacity to provide the broadcaster with the strategic leadership it needs isn't clear at all.

Dog days for Australian kids’ television

Dog days for Australian kids’ television

Bluey is now the most popular show in ABC iView history. So why do industry insiders say children’s content creators are fighting over the scraps?

Should Morrison be the one to appoint an ABC chair?

Should Morrison be the one to appoint an ABC chair?

Crikey readers discuss the next ABC chair and the failings of the banking royal commission.

Who will be the next ABC chair?

Who will be the next ABC chair?

Whoever takes the reins of the ABC will have some big, troubled shoes to fill. Who do the media think will be up to the task?