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How the government weaponises the ABC’s complaints process

How the government weaponises the ABC’s complaints process

For most media organisations, responding to complaints is a business necessity. For the ABC, it's a means by which the government can exert control.

Five myths of the Milne-Guthrie saga that need to be laid to rest

Five myths of the Milne-Guthrie saga that need to be laid to rest

The facts around this week's events at the ABC are being obscured by self-serving claims that shouldn't be allowed to gain currency.

The complete list of allegations that took down Justin Milne

The complete list of allegations that took down Justin Milne

The revelations about ABC chair Justin Milne since Wednesday morning have painted a stark picture of his approach to the job.

Is there any precedent for Justin Milne’s actions?

Is there any precedent for Justin Milne’s actions?

It was not always too much to expect that the ABC would defend controversial work by its journalists. During the conflicts in Iraq, management stood by their people.

Justin Milne doesn’t understand his job and must go — now

Justin Milne doesn’t understand his job and must go — now

Justin Milne's demand for the sacking of Emma Alberici is an unforgivable breach of the ABC's independence. He must resign, and quickly.

ABC chairman wanted Guthrie to sack Emma Alberici

ABC chairman wanted Guthrie to sack Emma Alberici

Good morning, early birds. New revelations emerge about the tension between sacked ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie and chairman Justin Milne. Plus, the printing company that raked in half a million dollars of tax payers' money despite not owning a single commercial printer. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

After Alberici: ABC releases review into analysis and opinion writing

After Alberici: ABC releases review into analysis and opinion writing

Sunderland didn't find any of the pieces he considered to have breached the ABC's editorial policies, but he did have some issues with pieces that were too "judgemental".

As government ramps up Howard-style attack on the ABC, where’s Milne?

As government ramps up Howard-style attack on the ABC, where’s Milne?

The Turnbull government is reenacting the Howard government's assault on the ABC during the Iraq war. Except this time there's no Donald McDonald to lead the defence of the broadcaster.

The AFR’s obsession with Emma Alberici reaches fever pitch

The AFR’s obsession with Emma Alberici reaches fever pitch

How long will Financial Review readers have to put up with a senior journalist's obsessive writing about the ABC's Emma Alberici?

Why having star journalists is risky for the ABC

Why having star journalists is risky for the ABC

Unlike most networks, the ABC has to be cautious when a star journalist emerges among its ranks. Unsurprisingly, it's all about playing politics.