The US indicted WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange for conspiring to hack into a government computer. But the prosecution of Assange may also pose a risk to the rights of journalists in the US.
Despite two major journalistic investigations of Fox News' so-called 'empire,' the idea that Fox News wields immense political power in the US and in the White House falls apart under scrutiny.
For the rest of us, it's another sign of the country's eroding media and political landscape.
Here's a riddle: What's the dominant image of the 2018 election campaign? There isn't one. But there are many.
The South African pressure group Afriforum and its allies want to be the only voices speaking on behalf of Afrikaners.
If you disagree with the political slant of the network, it might color your views of others in the room – and change your behavior.
The proposed Sky takeover is just the latest chapter in the Murdoch family saga which will see power shifting at the top of the empire.
What are we to make of a society in which young children have a greater sense of moral courage and social responsibility than the zombie adults who make the laws that fail to protect them?
Emmanuel Macron is the latest to talk about reining in fake news. It can't be done.
U.S. President Donald Trump's "scourge of oppressive stupidity" has been in the Oval Office for a year. His assault on higher education is among Trump's more disturbing penchants.
Eleven years after its release, An Inconvenient Truth, the iconic climate documentary, has spawned a sequel. But did the original do more harm than good by polarizing Americans on climate change?
There has been much attention paid to the widespread resurgence of populism. Restorationism in Western democracies is a subset of this.
Ethical scandals at Uber and Fox have focused attention on the leaders of the organizations, but the problems of a toxic culture often embed deep within an organization.
As long as the media gives disproportionate prominence to powerful voices, they'll be able to shape the way unflattering coverage unfolds.
Sky News Australia has two personalities: straight-down-the-line news service during day; right-wing warrior mouthpiece at night.
The renewed takeover bid for one of Europe's biggest broadcasters must be referred to Ofcom.
The media as an institution in the United States is in a deplorable condition, and President-elect Donald Trump has been the beneficiary of its failings.
Trump had one last chance to rescue his flagging campaign. He blew it.
How is the Trump-Clinton contest being covered by the country's major newspapers and broadcasters? We look at the data.
The former Fox News CEO crossed the line between unbiased coverage and political activism with ease.