Theodor Fontane was a German newspaper's England correspondent – who reported 'from' London without leaving his Berlin desk.
Risk has to do with uncertainty; people struggle to conceptualise and manage that which they're unsure about. This is true in the higher education sector, too.
With an explosion of media outlets that don't adhere to mainstream journalistic standards, it's became difficult for readers to know whether to trust reports based on unnamed sources and leaks.
People who read false news items come to believe them – even if they know better. It doesn't help to know the source is unreliable or the report has been debunked.
Violence against women is a national priority, and Aboriginal women are disproportionately affected. This must be reported on appropriately in the media.