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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

Journalism

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

Press Regulation and Political Pressure: the Miller’s Tale - Jonathan Heawood

What moral should we draw from the Miller’s tale? As in Chaucer’s original, this week’s events reveal a tangled web of claim and counter-claim, false identity and even a certain amount of arse-kissing.

Media Regulation