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Alternative media values offer hope in a 'post-truth' media world, says journalism academic

By MARK PEARSON Follow @Journlaw

Alternative and community media offer a vehicle to combat the forces of ‘fake news’ in the so-called ‘post-truth’ era, Griffith University’s Associate Professor Susan Forde suggested in the 2017 Arts Education Law Professorial Lecture in Brisbane tonight (May 16). 402 more words

Nazariya Guidelines on LGBTQIA Reporting

While the LGBTQIA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, and Asexual) movement was largely underground during the 1980s and 1990s in India, the 2000s saw a very strong emergence of LGBTQIA voices, and reportage on these issues underwent a sea-change. 952 more words


Why we shouldn't let political parties buy newspapers' front pages

My brother-in-law’s loyalty to his local paper isn’t exactly rock solid.

But he does it buy it from time to time – including, I’m glad to say, when I come to visit. 655 more words

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'Be the best you can be': the fight for press freedom starts with us

They say you should never meet your heroes.

And so perhaps it’s just as well I had to make a sharp exit from an event which featured former Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger last week. 810 more words

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Capital’s 5th literature Festival: What a Happening Event it was !!!

Capital’s 5th literature Festival: What a Happening Event it was!!!

Three days of nonstop fun, knowledge, brain storming and awareness.

Islamabad’s 5th Literature Festival was held at a local hotel from 14 to 16 April, 2017. 1,140 more words