Crikey readers discuss the public's declining trust in media, and the potential for dictatorships.
Many countries have recently seen trust in media fall following fractious elections. It’s part shooting the messenger and part clear-eyed assessment of media failings in crisis.
INQ, a team of a dozen reporters and editors — and our biggest single investment in journalism — will launch in two weeks.
We used to have huge journalistic personalities dominating our screens — now it's difficult for the average person to name even one.
The ABC's major internal restructure announcement yesterday has been met with confusion by staff, who are yet to be told how it will be implemented.
By raking over every detail of a mass shooter's life, are we telling any loner with a grudge and a yearning for recognition that this is an option?
Today in Media Files, Sky News political reporter Tom Connell makes a dash for it during a live cross, and the government has announced the new head of ACMA. ‘It’s probably a miracle I wasn’t tasered or something’. The things you do for live TV. Sky’s political reporter Tom Connell was put on the spot yesterday […]
Pauline Hanson's demands for cuts to the ABC are nothing new. Our national broadcaster has a long history of being bandied about for political ends and revenge.
Fairfax media, like News Corp, is trying to separate their profitable real estate listings business Domain from their struggling news media operations.
News Corp have changed their policy and released figures on the size of their newspaper revenues. What does this allow us to see about News Corp's business, and what does it portend for the future?