The government’s consultation on the press: Amber Rudd and Karen Bradley are trying to deceive the public

15 Nov
The government’s consultation on the press: Amber Rudd and Karen Bradley are trying to deceive the public

Home Secretary Amber Rudd and Culture Secretary Karen Bradley have launched a public consultation on the press, but in flagrant breach of the spirit of honest consultation they are twisting the truth and loading the odds. The full online document runs to 35 deeply flawed pages, but this article analyses only the short introduction written

14 Oct
The relentless humiliation of IPSO and Sir Alan Moses – Brian Cathcart

The big national newspapers are on the warpath again about regulation, desperately promoting the supposed virtues of their pet regulator, IPSO, and warning hysterically that any alternative means the end of the world as we know it. They are doing this because, despite having exerted all their behind-the-scenes influence  over politicians, and despite hundreds of thousands of pounds’