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The Business of Anger

December 11, 2015 - 16:14 -- Admin

A perennial tension in journalism arises from balancing the professional requirement to accurately inform the public and the commercial one to actively engage them. The destruction of media business models, where classified advertising subsidised across a Chinese wall the quality … Continue reading →

Insided Out

May 6, 2015 - 22:16 -- Admin

It’s now four years since the US journalism academic Jay Rosen decried at the Melbourne Writers’ Festival about the “cult of savvy” in political journalism and the treatment of politics as a game for insiders. What’s changed since? Not much, … Continue reading →