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Press Council censures <em>SMH</em> over Paul Sheehan’s final story

Press Council censures SMH over Paul Sheehan’s final story

The Press Council has handed down its verdict on the widely derided Paul Sheehan article.

In Lebanon, 60 Minutes was creating a racist fiction for senior xenophobes

In Lebanon, 60 Minutes was creating a racist fiction for senior xenophobes

The likelihood that 60 Minutes took all of this cynical risk to reward some pretty low audience impulses.

Fairfax scores a sugar-coated correction on Sheehan takedown piece

Fairfax scores a sugar-coated correction on Sheehan takedown piece

Are more corrections on the way? Fairfax has demands, but so far only one fact has been corrected by The Guardian and The Monthly.

In his own words: Paul Sheehan on media ethics, media witch-hunts

In his own words: Paul Sheehan on media ethics, media witch-hunts

"The only response that the quality media can have to this explosion of options is ... to become islands of credibility in a sea of dross." So says Paul Sheehan.

Whelan up as the SMH lets go of some columists (but not Sheehan)

Whelan up as the SMH lets go of some columists (but not Sheehan)

Judith Whelan has been appointed the SMH's second female editor -- a position second only to Darren Goodsir in the hierarchy.

Media briefs: Whelan up … Queen complains … comeback kids …

Media briefs: Whelan up … Queen complains … comeback kids …

Richard Cooke investigates Paul Sheehan's journalistic history. And other media tidbits of the day.

How Fairfax and Paul Sheehan bought the lies told by “Louise”

How Fairfax and Paul Sheehan bought the lies told by “Louise”

Fairfax has today apologised for publishing the story of "Louise", who said she'd been raped by Middle Eastern men. But alarm bells should have been ringing long before the article went to print, write Nicky Bryson and Myriam Robin.

Paul Sheehan’s long, uncomfortable history with race reporting

Paul Sheehan’s long, uncomfortable history with race reporting

Paul Sheehan's lurid account of a gang rape in Sydney has come undone, but it is not the first time he has said some uncomfortable, unproven things about race.

Oh for the good old days

Oh for the good old days

Crikey readers discuss declining media standards.

Media briefs: Sheehan retracts … APN out of print … game of editions …

Media briefs: Sheehan retracts … APN out of print … game of editions …

Paul Sheehan's harrowing rape story that wasn't. Plus other media tidbits of the day.