Over on the Sydney Morning Herald, Jonathan Holmes — former host of ABC’s Media Watch — has analysed the relationship between the new media service 808 more words
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Eric Beecher, a former editor of The Sydney Morning Herald, says its publishing company, Fairfax, is dying.
In a lengthy article in The Monthly (3600 words), he explains why and ponders questions about the kind of medium that will replace newspapers and the business model that will pay for quality journalism. 26 more words
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Power Without Responsibility
Over the last 10 years, The Australian has become one of the most prominent conservative political campaigners in this country – so comfortable in this assumed role that in an editorial in September 2010, the paper announced that it believed the Greens ‘should be destroyed at the ballot box’. 352 more words
By Jake Goldenfein and Prof. Megan Richardson
On the 4th of August 2010, former Prime Minister Paul Keating delivered a speech titled ‘The Privacy Imperative in the Information Age “Free for All”’. 2,019 more words