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Article: Reducing the Difference between Citizens and Consumers

Here’s an early article (from 2007) on Ofcom’s and New Labour’s strategic use of discourse in media regulation: ‘Reducing the Difference between Citizens and Consumers: A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Communications White Paper 2000′, … 161 more words

Broadcasting Regulation

Silence Is Broken

In a country where torture, arbitrary detention and sever restrictions of freedom exists, a light a hope is begging to emerge. What started out, as daily phone calls to random citizens every Friday has become a big movement within the country of Eritrea. 108 more words

Media Regulation & Finance

In its dying months, the PCC continues to massage the figures - Tom Rowland

Last year the Press Complaints Commission (PCC) received 12,763 complaints, yet its published Monthly Complaint Summaries only record 5,940 cases dealt with – or about 46 per cent of the total.  896 more words

Media Regulation

Event: 2 May 2014 - Media Power and Plurality: from hyperlocals to high-level policy

Policymakers throughout the world recognise the need to protect a diversity of voices and views in a democracy, but what does media plurality require in practice? 415 more words


Keeping politicians, including Maria Miller, out of press regulation - Brian Cathcart

The affair of Maria Miller’s expenses has given rise to a lot of humbug, much of it thoughtfully addressed here. But at least one further bit of humbug remains, and it relates to those remarks made by Mrs Miller’s special adviser in December 2012 in conversation with a Telegraph reporter investigating the minister’s expenses. 848 more words

Leveson Inquiry