Alright with the alt-right?
The 'alternative-right' has used social media to become a hugely influential movement in global politics. Where is the left's version?
The Art of the Brick / Nathan Sawaya
Campaign pits power of press against social media activism.
Recent changes to the defamation laws make it more difficult for a non-resident to sue for libel in the UK.
The joke’s on LIttlejohn.
Satire should be a way of keeping the powerful in check, not sneering at the powerless.
A new type of stem cell therapy for MS seems effective, but the side effects can be catastrophic.
Morning-after triumphalism has given way to caution as the ramifications of Brexit sink in.
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As the news sinks in, a lot of people who voted to Leave are having second thoughts. Many of them journalists.
The truth is out on how the media's reporting of the Hillsborough disaster impacted the public perception of the tragedy, but could the same be said for the British miners' strike?
The party was over before it started for Louis Van Gaal.
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The sacking of Manchester United's Louis van Gaal shows football really is a funny game. But was anyone else to blame?
Case isn’t about free press, it’s about protecting privacy.
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There is a stronger public interest in privacy than in revealing salacious showbiz title-tattle, no matter what the papers say.
Drugs on their own aren’t sufficient.
It's time to stop panicking about paedophiles and start offering help.
Nigel Farage – wielding the fear stick.
When it comes to Brexit, both the Leave and Remain camps are using psychological trickery to convince voters.
Most journalists covering the Paris attacks have shown great skill and sensitivity.
Media coverage of the Paris attacks has been strong and respectful – with exceptions.
Straight down the line: one of the BBC’s values.
The BBC has called for a national debate on what it is for. The public needs to speak and the politicians need to listen.
The Beckhams are having none of it.
The former footballer hit back at criticism from the Daily Mail after his daughter was photographed using a dummy.
But wait – he’s got a beard!
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It’s increasingly apparent that the Labour Party is muddling through a period of existential crisis. This week’s welfare bill debacle, where 48 MPs wilfully defied the interim leadership’s call for abstention…
Morning after: how the nationals covered the election.
So that’s that, then. The pollsters got it wildly wrong and the UK did not wake up on Friday to endless debates about coalitions, minority governments and who would deal with whom. Instead a startled “national…
New research shows that a vast majority of people think media moguls are far too powerful.
Germanwings crash appears to have been caused deliberately by the co-pilot.
Tabloid assumptions that depression lay behind the Germanwings tragedy are damagingly premature.
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Shrien Dewani has been cleared of any part in the murder of his bride Anni, who was shot on their honeymoon. A South African judge threw out the case, rejecting the prosecution’s argument as “far below…
Slow news day?
Robert Peston, business editor at BBC news recently declared that his employer is “completely obsessed” by the agenda set by newspapers. The broadcaster, he argued, is constantly taking the content of…