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Apr 6 2013

Italian Journalism: the Real Loser in the Italian Elections (guest blog)

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The Italian general elections held in February resulted in parliamentary deadlock, and debates of who were the winners and losers still continue. Partito Democratico (PD), the centre-left coalition led by Pierluigi Bersani, and the Popolo della Libertà (PDL) party of … Continue reading

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Nov 10 2012

George Entwistle is gone but how to rebuild confidence in the BBC?

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The fact that George Entwistle has resigned is good news for the BBC – although a personally devastating decision for one honourable individual.* The real problem at the BBC right now is not trust, it’s confidence. In the long-term trust … Continue reading

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Sep 5 2012

What is the value of social media to public service journalism? New research project

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We all know that using social media like Twitter and having online platforms such as blogs can enhance our journalism. But what if you have a particular public service brief, for example, working for a public service broadcaster? In some … Continue reading

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Jul 6 2011

Phone-hacking: the public debate: links to audio and video podcasts

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You can view video of this debate here You can listen to an audio podcast here The furore around the phone-hacking scandal at the News of the World has raised wider issues such as regulation and standards of British newspaper journalism. … Continue reading

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