Columns & opinion

Peter Coleman: Framing a solution for media won’t come easy

Apr 14, 2021 at 02:34 pm by admin

A third day’s hearing of Australia’s Senate inquiry into media diversity has delivered more than just the opinions of its witnesses. Coverage has ranged from the.... Read More

Kevin Slimp: There’s something in the air

Apr 06, 2021 at 08:45 pm by Staff

There seems to be something in the air in the newspaper business, and it's not easy to put a finger on what that something is. But you know me, I'm going to attempt to do jus.... Read More

Dietmar Schantin: Overcoming resistance to change

Apr 06, 2021 at 08:15 pm by Staff

All journalists hate their publishers. I am exaggerating to make a point, but there is some truth to journalists having a general distrust for the "business side," and for res.... Read More

Peter Coleman: How life might have been better without Facebook

Mar 01, 2021 at 06:52 pm by Staff

Now Facebook's back on board and everyone is patting themselves on the back for getting Australia's mandatory code through without more bloodshed, a question. Might newsmedia.... Read More

Dietmar Schantin: Transparency and accuracy pivotal for reader trust

Feb 16, 2021 at 06:29 pm by Staff

The adage 'never apologise, never explain' might be embraced by certain arrogant politicians. However, it definitely should not be used by journalists and the media in general.... Read More