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Just stop pooling misery. We still need trainee journalists.

Just stop pooling misery. We still need trainee journalists.

Former reporters may respond cynically to Fairfax's most recent traineeship round, but we still need the people-power for public good journalism.

Fairfax gets friendly with News Corp as it looks to cut losses in New Zealand

Fairfax gets friendly with News Corp as it looks to cut losses in New Zealand

Fairfax's interim results are in and it's bad news for New Zealand, where the company is slashing 35% of its news paper holdings to offset tumbling profits.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Cashless welfare ... sleeping in privacy ... the citizenship seven ...

Fairfax journalists learning about voluntary redundancies … ABC broadcaster remembered … Ten’s China links …

Fairfax journalists learning about voluntary redundancies … ABC broadcaster remembered … Ten’s China links …

Fairfax journalists learning about their voluntary redundancies. And other media tidbits of the day.

Mayne: Domain falls flat as Fairfax continues to duck and weave on executive pay

Mayne: Domain falls flat as Fairfax continues to duck and weave on executive pay

No one likes to see a CEO, particularly a former journalist, make more than $10 million firing thousands of staff, but that’s exactly what has happened at Fairfax.

Fairfax to stop printing papers — eventually

Fairfax to stop printing papers — eventually

Fairfax says more than half its earnings will come from things other than its print papers in the year ahead.

A newspaper merger in New Zealand

A newspaper merger in New Zealand

Guess this makes it official.

And then there were none: Fairfax’s last broadsheet goes ‘compact’, with staff to go

And then there were none: Fairfax’s last broadsheet goes ‘compact’, with staff to go

Staff at The Canberra Times have so far been spared Fairfax's extreme cost-cutting measures, but they knew their time was coming.

Fairfax journos go on strike as 120 more jobs on the line

Fairfax journos go on strike as 120 more jobs on the line

"It's absolute chaos with the restructure and now this," an Age staffer said.

Fairfax to cut 120 jobs from flagship mastheads

Fairfax to cut 120 jobs from flagship mastheads

It's a wonder there is anyone left to sack after previous redundancy rounds.