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    A ‘bizarre’ election of big money and hidden campaigning

A ‘bizarre’ election of big money and hidden campaigning

By Ruth Garland

This election campaign may be fascinating to the experts but it is almost guaranteed to irritate if not infuriate members of the public, as we saw when last night’s Question Time audience met the three leaders one by one. They could have been interviewing them for a job, in which case, they might have concluded that the […]

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Is this the end of the Future of News?

I’ve been saying for a while that we’ve reached a plateau in the graph of journalism and technology development. That doesn’t mean that overall the pace will drop or that there aren’t more significant shifts to come in the next 3-5 years. But I would cite two things in the last 24-48 hours that make my case that news […]

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How Bad Is Breaking News?

The Observer has published a debate between journalist Yvonne Roberts and yours truly about the quality of journalism today – especially when it comes to reporting disasters like the Germanwings incident. Read it here or click on the picture. I defend the work of the journalists…

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    Announcing the Polis Photography Competition 2015: ‘Political News’

Announcing the Polis Photography Competition 2015: ‘Political News’

We are now welcoming entries to our 2015 Polis Photography Competition, for interpretations on the theme ‘Political News’.

We encourage students to interpret the theme in imaginative ways and will be judging on both aesthetic merits and the inventiveness of interpretation.

The competition is open to all current LSE students, we will accept submissions of a maximum of two photographs per person.

The winner will receive a […]

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March 18th, 2015|Featured, Media|0 Comments|
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    How Should Corporations Apologise? A new Polis research report

How Should Corporations Apologise? A new Polis research report

In 2014, Polis and StockWell Communcations launched a research prize open to LSE post-graduate students. Applicants were asked to submit original research proposals on the topic of ‘Corporate Reputation, Media and Society’.

The winner was Nina Chung who worked with StockWell and interviewed a broad range of people on the topic of corporate apologies to produce the research paper ‘A Way With […]

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February 6th, 2015|Media, Research|0 Comments|