Building a journalism business model on clicks, cats and Kardashians may have had its day — even as journalists change to keep audiences happy
We gave four scholars from different disciplines a chance to offer their opinions on this important question.
Welcome to our new colleagues in Indonesia.
Australian news editors and politicians give their views on the ethical issues arising when reporters return to journalism after time as a political spin doctor.
While specific stories from RT don't reach many people, they change the mainstream media's behaviour.
Climate change needs to be front and centre in fashion, which is one of the most polluting industries. Fashion magazines can help consumers to embrace more sustainable lifestyles.
To succumb to conspiracy is to be human.
Fake news has intruded on every aspect of life. Audiences need to counter its appeal, as the media alone is incapable of debunking false information.
Doxing challenges traditional journalism. Its investigative role is circumvented by people disclosing information online quickly, and often inaccurately.
Kenya's press has admitted to self-censorship after the August 8th poll to avoid a repeat of 2008's post-election violence. But by refusing to inform the public has the media lost credibility?
In the marriage equality debate as in any other, media outlets must balance the right to freedom of speech with the balance of evidence.
Pauline Hanson's One Nation has won major measures to increase scrutiny of the ABC and potentially clip its wings.
It is only when disaster strikes that a community and its problems are truly rendered visible.
There are some benefits to the uptick in billionaire newspaper and magazine owners, who can weather short-term losses for the sake of long-term gains. But whose interests are really being served?
Kenya has just gone through a charged campaign period, followed by a contested election result. The media has been out in force covering it all. But did they do a good job?
An experiment in getting people to care about climate change uses slick videos, charismatic scientists and calls to action.
ABC News' investment in long-form journalism is generating strong take-up on Twitter.
Researchers found that suicide-related searches soared in the weeks after the show's release. What are the broader public health implications?
Thoreau spent his life pursuing the 'hard bottom' of truth. But he confronted a sensationalist newspaper industry that, in many ways, mimicked today's media environment.
The newspaper's new owners harken back to a tradition of labor-led media in the early part of the 20th century, which represented a bulwark against corporate power.