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Does media coverage of mass shootings lead to yet more mass shootings?

Does media coverage of mass shootings lead to yet more mass shootings?

By raking over every detail of a mass shooter's life, are we telling any loner with a grudge and a yearning for recognition that this is an option?

How the US media responded to the Trump-Turnbull phone call transcript

How the US media responded to the Trump-Turnbull phone call transcript

So who came out on top in the eyes of the American media? Crikey intern Angus McCubbing reports.

London’s front pages … Oz v ABC redux … Rundle on the weekend’s best rants …

London’s front pages … Oz v ABC redux … Rundle on the weekend’s best rants …

How the UK newspapers covered London's terror attacks. And other media tidbits of the day.

Piss-poor journos should STFU about Trump’s sexual peccadilloes

Piss-poor journos should STFU about Trump’s sexual peccadilloes

"As a person who has happened to suffer ridicule for her, ahem, proclivities, I can find no way to excuse this herd of sex-shaming journalists," writes Helen Razer.

US ad spending boom

US ad spending boom

Mobile video will push digital advertising revenues to US$75.3 billion in 2017.

How the world’s febrile media remember Tony Abbott

How the world’s febrile media remember Tony Abbott

Farewell to the mad monk -- the world's media reacts to Turnbull's successful coup, writes freelance journalist Alan Austin.

Is there any benefit in partisan media?

Is there any benefit in partisan media?

The re-emergence of partisan media outlets in Australia raises the question of what sort of impact they have on democracy, and whether it's all bad.

The lie that travelled halfway around the world…

The lie that travelled halfway around the world…

How far ahead of his time Mark Twain was when he said a century before the internet: "A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes."

Oops there goes another US media company

Oops there goes another US media company

American media companies are falling like flies, almost at the rate of American banks, writes Glenn Dyer.

Newspaper death spiral quickens

Newspaper death spiral quickens

With the New York Times on the edge and Tribune bust, the last thing the ailing newspaper industry needed was a report spelling out its impending demise, writes Glenn Dyer.