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Media coverage adding fuel to our deteriorating environment

Hello there fellow media gurus.

As a student learning the fundamentals of journalism, I’ve recently realised there’s a major problem with nationwide mainstream media content. The issue is the lack of environmental coverage being broadcasted. 387 more words


Do Gimmicks and Fashion Overshadow Australian Sports Women?

Over the past week I have seen many news articles about Women’s Health Magazine’s 2014 ‘I Support Women In Sport’ event claiming to be outraged at the presence of… 293 more words

I Support Women In Sport

Are Your Selfies Secure?

Who would have thought that posting a photo of you with a can of coca cola on Instagram would draw attention to marketing firms. The article, … 235 more words

Media Issues

Charlo Greene's Stunt: This Is Why They Call It "Dope."

Perhaps you’ve heard of Charlo Greene , the Alaskan-based, pot-puffing ex-reporter who set her career on fire by disclosing she was the owner of a pro-marijuana “cannabis club” while dropping a F bomb on live television as she quit before she could be fired. 656 more words

News & Views

Olmeda reblogged this on Personally, by Rafael Olmeda and commented:

I was going to write a post on the Baked Alaskan, but I don't think I could do a better job than Jeff Winbush. For the record, he and I appear to have come up with the "Baked Alaskan" moniker independently.

Ferguson: Transparency

A common theme from the independent side is the idea of transparency. Independents want information that is presented to them to be clear and most importantly transparent. 62 more words

Listening to ISIS: Why It Matters.

ISIS’ social media presence is not only intimidating…but disturbingly impressive. From its Twitter presence to its English magazine – ISIS is able to communicate its messages to the wider global community with ease and effectiveness. 440 more words


Who we are: Independent

In our Contemporary Media Issues class we were asked to choose a side as our basis on how we look at the current issues in the media. 31 more words