A former senior journalist has told Crikey the last few weeks at the ABC have been so demoralising internally that senior journalists he'd spoken to are even considering leaving.
ABC journalists and producers are up in arms about a new deal with Swisse, a company that sued the ABC over a segment that questioned whether the company's vitamins were "independently tested".
Do frequent editorial reviews at the ABC help steer the ship, or just provide ammo to Aunty's critics?
Everyone joins Team Baird. And other media tidbits of the day.
Why is The Fin's Rear Window columnist having a go at a stablemate? And other media tidbits of the day.
The government's proposal to allow SBS to average out the number of ads it shows per hour could save the multicultural broadcaster from budget cuts. But its former stars tell Crikey it's just not worth it.
There'll be no carols on Aunty this year, and that's just the start of massive changes to the ABC's religion team, writes outgoing 7.30 NSW host Quentin Dempster in a Senate submission.
The loss of the local editions of 7.30, which used to be called Stateline, have prompted a fierce reaction, and a look at the ratings helps reveal why.
Hundreds of ABC supporters gathered outside the broadcaster's Ultimo HQ this morning to urge the board to save Lateline and a host of other ABC programs.