Faking change: a brief history of IPSO

02 Sep
“They are doing this to me because of what I am, not what I have done, aren’t they?” Zoe Lee, 20, a Romany Gypsy cleaner monstered by the UK press.

By Mike Doherty Just as the controversy over the hyper-reporting of the suicide of Robin Williams was beginning to fade, West Mercia Police were called to a house in the village of Pow Green, Herefordshire, where they discovered the bodies of a retired businessman and his wife. Both had been killed by a single gunshot

14 Aug
Charities criticise reporting over Robin Williams’s death

by Michelle Gribbon Leading mental health charities, Mind and the Samaritans, were quick to voice their criticism of the lurid headlines in some of Wednesday’s newspapers following the suicide of Robin Williams. Paul Farmer, Chief Executive of Mind, said: “We’re disappointed by reporting and headlines in many of today’s newspapers which contravene good practice set out