As new, community-owned print newspapers launch in regional Australia, News Corp will do what it can to hold onto that space.
As News Corp closes down more printing presses, it threatens to lock out new players.
It's time to admit that the entire spectrum of daily newspapers is controlled by the right — and that we need to do something about it.
If no one reports on the demise of the media, is it really happening?
Despite News Corp's intentions to use digital news and state-based tabloids to balance regional closures, the initiative won't survive the disruption of news media.
Printed newspapers' circulation has plummeted over two decades and the pandemic is another kick in the guts.
With newsrooms going dark across regional Australia, journalists and locals are fighting to fill the gap. Will it be enough to save regional media?
A true picture is emerging of the state of regional media, and it’s not pretty. Will legacy papers be able to rally in a post-pandemic world?
There are no takeover deals or foreign investors who will save Australia's major media companies from rapid death. The government finally has to confront the reality of who will pay for public interest journalism.