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Daily Mail has attacked the Human Rights Act whilst also seeking to shelter behind it - Brian Cathcart

The Daily Mail has been reassuring its readers that the delay in the repeal of the Human Rights Act (HRA) will not be indefinite and is just a matter of getting the detail right. 1,096 more words

Journalism

BOOK REVIEW: NEWS FROM WATERLOO by Brian Cathcart

Waterloo, as any child of the 70’s can tell you, propelled ABBA to fame. News of their Eurovision victory was beamed direct into millions of living rooms across Europe. 719 more words

Book Reviews

Effective press regulation will happen: Five reasons to be confident Leveson will be implemented - Brian Cathcart

The big corporate papers are encouraging the idea that the result of the general election means the end of the Leveson process. Although this claim is hardly surprising given their wild-eyed desperation to avoid any form of meaningful accountability, it is wrong. 743 more words

Leveson Inquiry

The Editor's Code and the General Election - Brian Cathcart

If you ever doubt that the people who run our corporate national press view the British public with contempt, take a look at Clause 1(iii) of their… 573 more words

Media Regulation

Elveden and the merits of independent scrutiny - Brian Cathcart

Leader writers and columnists are delighted that charges have been dropped against a number of journalists caught up in the Operation Eleven corrupt payment investigation, following earlier acquittals in similar cases. 407 more words

Leveson Inquiry

Ten Instant Myths Created by the Press About 'The Sun' and Corruption - Brian Cathcart

After the acquittal of a number of journalists accused of corrupting public officials and the dropping of charges against others, the corporate national press ( 1,532 more words

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