The media has the power to influence the nation - so why are we letting it promote blatant homophobia?
In the beginning, the Universe expanded very, very fast.
What caused the Big Bang is still a mystery. And that's just one of the many unanswered questions, in spite of everything we do know about the birth of the Universe.
Kelvin MacKenzie in 2012.
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Kelvin MacKenzie's controversial article on footballer Ross Barkley was notable for a lack of basic checks. This tells us more about power dynamics in newsrooms than the competencies of sub-editors.
Liverpool v The Sun.
Liverpool FC has banned the newspaper from its matches. It's a fair result.
Liverpool fans campaigning for a boycott of The Sun at the FA Cup semi-final in 2012.
Liverpool FC has imposed a complete ban on The Sun but it cannot prevent the tabloid newspaper from continuing to cover the club.
Research shows the vastly different ways the two newspapers approach this important issue.
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?
Vindication at long last.
All UK tabloids, but particularly The Sun, have a lot to answer for with their disgraceful reporting.
Ask her, Michael, go on, ask her.
Picking and choosing your constitutional conventions can be more trouble than it's worth.
We thought the phone hacking scandal would chasten News Corp. We were wrong.
Tempestuous times on the solar surface.
It's the windiest place in the entire solar system – and these storms can be felt here on Earth.
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…
Under Nicola Sturgeon, the Scottish National Party has swept Scotland at Labour’s expense.
The Murdoch press strategy of supporting the Conservatives in England and the SNP in Scotland reflected a common interest in denying Labour government in the UK election.
The Sun goes separate ways in England and Scotland, but does it matter?
Germanwings crash appears to have been caused deliberately by the co-pilot.
Tabloid assumptions that depression lay behind the Germanwings tragedy are damagingly premature.
Bacon sandwich-related gaming by The Sun.
This week, news outlets start taking sides ahead of the election, and social media brings out our cynical side.
Positive sign: new Guardian editor in chief Katharine Viner.
From the five-yearly Global Media Monitoring Project, we know that women are not portrayed quite as badly in the media as they used to be. But will the 2015 project show that trend continuing?
Something for the weekend, sir?
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There were newspapers articles, there were radio debates, there were thousands of tweets, and there was (understandably) joyful triumphalism from those who had campaigned for its disappearance. But it…