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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


The fly in the cathedral. Brian Cathcart

It’s a metaphor: the nucleus of the atom bears (roughly) the same relationship to the size of the atom that a fly does to the cathedral in which it buzzes around. 477 more words


Sir Alan Moses shows whose side he is on - Brian Cathcart

The chair of IPSO, the self-regulator set up by the big newspaper companies, delivered a lecture  last week at the London School of Economics on the future of press regulation. 1,558 more words

Leveson Inquiry

How decent self-regulation could help prevent the kind of problems that forced Peter Oborne out of the Telegraph - Brian Cathcart

When newspapers hide the truth from their readers to avoid displeasing advertisers, as Peter Oborne alleges the Telegraph has done, they are not breaching the Editors’ Code of Practice. 617 more words

Leveson Inquiry

Peter Oborne utters the T word - Brian Cathcart

When he explained yesterday why had had resigned from the Daily Telegraph, Peter Oborne wrote a few lines that could serve as a creed for every journalist: 598 more words


The Press as Victim: it does not wash - Brian Cathcart

Have a look at the website of the Press Gazette, the trade publication. Read the output of some newspaper media columnists. Follow commentary on recent court cases. 1,202 more words