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Why the regulator doesn’t mind neo-Nazis on TV

Why the regulator doesn’t mind neo-Nazis on TV

Despite Sky News' apology for its controversial Blair Cottrell interview, ACMA has found it didn't actually breach its code. What does it take to "incite or provoke" racial hatred in Australia?

Ross Cameron and the limits of News Corp’s outrage economy

Ross Cameron and the limits of News Corp’s outrage economy

Sky News' sacking of Ross Cameron after racist on-air remarks shows a News Corp increasingly conscious of the enhanced role commercial activism plays in media revenue disruption.

Avoiding America’s fate requires our politicians and media to lift their game

Avoiding America’s fate requires our politicians and media to lift their game

Australia has so far avoided the fate of the US, where economic and political conditions have enabled a slide into fascism, but we still have the potential to follow America if our political class doesn't lift its game.

News Corp reshuffles bosses, Oz editor to head up Sky News

News Corp reshuffles bosses, Oz editor to head up Sky News

News Corp has shuffled editors between its papers and TV news arm to fill the gap left by departing Sky News boss Angelos Frangopoulos.

Adam Giles returns to Sky News two months after Blair Cottrell interview

Adam Giles returns to Sky News two months after Blair Cottrell interview

The Cottrell controversy hasn't affected a comeback for the show, which is returning to the same format.

How News Corp’s conservative ecosystem will devour regional Australia

How News Corp’s conservative ecosystem will devour regional Australia

Don't be surprised if more leaders fall after Fairfax abandons rural posts and News Corp continues to entrench conservative bias.

Ben Roberts-Smith calls in lawyers over Fairfax investigation

Ben Roberts-Smith calls in lawyers over Fairfax investigation

Ben Roberts-Smith, the Seven executive and decorated SAS veteran, has reportedly launched defamation action against Fairfax for a story alleging war crimes and domestic violence.

News Corp’s dog-whistling might be what makes it vulnerable

News Corp’s dog-whistling might be what makes it vulnerable

News Corp's race-baiting is as much about a shrinking bottom-line as it is about any conservative agenda. What does that mean for advertisers and activists?

Sky News and its part in our new advertising dystopia

Sky News and its part in our new advertising dystopia

The kerfuffle over Sky News being banned in Victoria metro stations obscures why commuters are being subjected to "content" without any say in the matter.

Sky News editor approved Blair Cottrell interview

Sky News editor approved Blair Cottrell interview

Contrary to earlier reports, Sky News' newly promoted program director Greg Byrnes knew about, and approved of, the station's interview with fascist Blair Cottrell.