Jailed reporters at 14-year high: CPJ
- Published: Saturday, 12 March 2011 10:23
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The number of reporters in detention around the world has reached the highest level in 14 years, with China and Iran claiming top spots as jailhouses for journalists, according to the annual Attacks on the Press report released by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), writes Andrea Lunt.
It’s time to abandon the internet
- Published: Saturday, 12 February 2011 09:23
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The internet is no longer an uncontrollable, decentralized free-for-all, and we need to get on with the business of creating something else that is, writes Douglas Rushkoff.
Grieving in the age of Facebook
- Published: Sunday, 12 December 2010 01:45
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What does it mean to be memorialized as a good – not great, not awful – man? And can we let go of loved ones when they stay online? Katie Baker reports.
Social networking will change the world
- Published: Saturday, 13 November 2010 09:29
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BBC: Victim of McCarthyism
- Published: Saturday, 09 October 2010 11:21
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Comparing the BBC to a militant communist movement has become standard slander for the right-wing who believe everything ought to be up for grabs by shareholder-run corporations, and disagree that information should be a basic human right, writes Jay Baker.