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Bolt reacts to being called ‘hyperbolic’ with typical considered calm

Andrew Bolt displayed the thick skin and calm demeanour for which he is justly famous.

Time to go back to first principles on media diversity

Diversity is at the centre of how and why we regulate our media -- but how and why we regulate it is likely to be lost in the current media reform debate.

A new code of practice for TV networks permits M and MA15+ programs to be broadcast during family prime time.

No TV for little kids: new code allows sex and drugs at 7.30pm

A new code of practice for TV networks permits M and MA15+ programs to be broadcast during family prime time.

"Independent" statutory bodies like the Human Rights Commission are, in reality, beholden to their ministers and departments over funding and direction. <b>Tom Burton</b> of <em>The Mandarin</em> explains how it really works in Canberra.

How ‘independent’ is the Human Rights Commission anyway?

"Independent" statutory bodies like the Human Rights Commission are, in reality, beholden to their ministers and departments over funding and direction. Tom Burton of The Mandarin explains how it really works in Canberra.

The Age has had a mortifying morning after mixing up Waleed Aly and Nazeem Hussain. And other media tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: one thing in common … Oz v Press Council part 857 … In from the cold …

The Age has had a mortifying morning after mixing up Waleed Aly and Nazeem Hussain. And other media tidbits of the day.

Thanks to Malcolm Turnbull's surprise announcement yesterday, community TV stations have 15 months left on air.

Turnbull sends community television to the gallows, leaves sector fuming

Thanks to Malcolm Turnbull's surprise announcement yesterday, community TV stations have 15 months left on air.

CEO proposal will probably get up at MEAA ... Fran Kelly to <em>Insiders</em>, who'll replace on RN? ... Musical chairs at <em>The Monthly</em> ...

Media briefs: ACMA v 2Day … Insiders host … Monthly change …

CEO proposal will probably get up at MEAA ... Fran Kelly to Insiders, who'll replace on RN? ... Musical chairs at The Monthly ...

John Laws has been smacked on the knuckles -- 10 months late. So why does Australia's broadcasting regulator take so long to rule? <em>Crikey</em> investigates the often painful process.

‘Natural justice’ and ACMA: why the broadcast regulator takes so long to rule

John Laws has been smacked on the knuckles -- 10 months late. So why does Australia's broadcasting regulator take so long to rule? Crikey investigates the often painful process.

The royal phone prank may have been poorly executed, but the witch hunt ensuing from the death of one of the parties shouldn't be the basis for further media regulation. Hard cases make for bad law.

Resisting the witch hunt on the royal prank call

The royal phone prank may have been poorly executed, but the witch hunt ensuing from the death of one of the parties shouldn't be the basis for further media regulation. Hard cases make for bad law.

Alan Jones will get a fact-checker in an agreement between his station 2GB and the media regulator. But will that make any difference to how he operates?

A curious balance: how Jones and 2GB snowed ACMA

Alan Jones will get a fact-checker in an agreement between his station 2GB and the media regulator. But will that make any difference to how he operates?

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