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Manifesto For Human Journalism

November 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

While algorithms encroach and technology advances, Richard Sharpe demands journalism by humans, for humans. An event occurred in October 2015 which will cast a long shadow [read on...]

Journalism’s Losing Battle With PR

December 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

He knows he has to live with it, but Tom Hedley can’t help feeling scared about the shifting balance of power between journalism and public relations. Fast-forward from [read on...]

Spectators And Bystanders

December 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

If journalists are spectators, asks Grace Eracleous, how can they be blamed for being passive bystanders? Or should the question be answered differently now that [read on...]

From Selfie To Chelfie

December 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

As social media narcissism reaches new highs (or lows), Emma Brand says it’s journalism’s job to make use of a new resource – the chelfie. We have always [read on...]

Police, Terrorists, Journalists

November 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

Nika Jazaee warns that the balance of power between journalists and the authorities is tipping too far in the wrong direction. Against a backdrop of mounting concern over the [read on...]

Citizens Cannot Always Be Relied On

November 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

Samantha Curry wants to maintain the gatekeeping role of professional journalists. The entire DSTRKT will suffer without it, she warns. Research shows that nearly 60 per cent [read on...]

Hiding Behind The Editor’s Skirts

November 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

Hardened hacks? Sevi Kemal says that some Sun journalists should toughen up. Chris Pharo and Jamie Pyatt were the last journos to come to trial as a result of Operation [read on...]

Can We Afford To Be Independent?

November 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

Tom Hedley asks if there is commercially viable life beyond the corporate mindset.  Slaving away at a big-time news cooperation may be your cup of tea, but to some aspiring [read on...]
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