The slippery slope of the oligarchy media model

Rodney Benson, New York University and Victor Pickard, University of Pennsylvania On July 28, Apple heiress Laurene Powell Jobs bought a majority

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Western Balkan Media Days

The European Commission is inviting media professionals from the countries in the Western Balkans and the EU for a media development related

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How the media covered Kenya’s general election

George W. Gathigi, University of Nairobi The media has been a critical part of the Kenyan election process. But did they do a good job? I spoke

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Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2017

The UK National Commission for UNESCO (UKNC) will be hosting a Media & Information Literacy Roundtable as part of Global Media and

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Media Against Hate Rome Workshop

Rome on 20 – 21 November 2017 COSPE is organising a two days workshop addressed to journalists to counter hate speech in the media and promote

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Freedom and accountability in today’s news

Freedom and accountability in today’s news Organization of News Ombudsman Conference 2017  23-24 October 2017 – Chennai, India More to

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Media guidelines for reporting hate speech and terrorism in South Asia

The Public Media Alliance is the largest global association of public broadcasters with members in Europe, North America, the Caribbean, Pacific,

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Screening: Sea of Pictures + Q&A

Chair Dorothy Byrne is Head of News and Current Affairs at Channel Four in the United Kingdom. She was appointed in September 2003, having

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The people who abuse MPs online

Liam Mcloughlin, University of Salford and Stephen Ward, University of Salford It is often perceived that people who abuse MPs with vile, even

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Getting Over the News That Almost Broke the Media

Brexit, Trump and the Media (Edited by John Mair, Tor Clark, Neil Fowler, Raymond Snoddy and Richard Tate). Published by Abramis £19.95  

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Freedom of Expression: Facing Up to the Threat

The National Human Rights Committee of the State of Qatar in cooperation with the International Federation for the Protection of Journalists and

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Media literacy in the post-truth era – surviving in a world of fake news and misinformation

EUROPCOM 2017 9-10 November 2017 European Committee of the Regions | 101 rue Belliard – B-1040 Brussels EJN Director Aidan White will be taking

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