Archive: Media

A European Broadcasting Union report earlier this year showed the British press had the lowest trust rating of anywhere on the continent

The British press is an enemy of free speech

The Press Recognition Panel's decision to grant Impress 'Leveson compliant' status will be good news for investigative journalists.

Opinion Former Articles

  • BHA: Journalism, Churnalism and Media Bias

    ow much journalism is churnalism - the uncritical regurgitation of press releases? To what extent can we trust what we read in the press about medical and other scientific discoveries and breakthroughs? How impartial is mainstream media coverage of key political and economic issues? And just how much of tabloid news is just, well, made up?

  • ESRC: Radio a key tool for Malawians in human rights struggle

    Malawian villagers have found an unlikely platform to expose injustice and abuse of power and bring their leaders to task, according to research funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). Malawi’s public radio station broadcasts are providing an alternative programme of news stories. The programme features contributions by ordinary Malawians, highlighting their everyday experiences of abuse and violation.

  • BHA: Humanists very disappointed by BBC review of religious output

    The British Humanist Association (BHA) has greeted with extreme disappointment as 'a fatal missed opportunity' the publication today of the BBC’s Breadth of Opinion Impartiality Review.

  • BASC condemns WHSmith shooting magazine ban for children

    The UK's largest shooting organisation, the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC), has condemned the decision by WHSmith to stop under 14-year-olds from buying shooting magazines.

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