An update on #sheridanchallenged, the bid by ABC Foreign Correspondent reporter Eric Campbell to get The Australian's foreign editor Greg Sheridan to give examples of "sectarian" interests.
From the Crikey grapevine, the latest tips and rumours …
Late last year, the ABC's managing director, Mark Scott, launched a campaign for the broadcaster to engage in what he described as "soft diplomacy". But the focus should be on journalism, not diplomacy.
Tonight's Foreign Correspondent will almost certainly lead to reporter Eric Campbell being black-banned from the country under its punitive lèse majesté laws.