A visual guide to the NotW scandal

The Guardian‘s Pete Guest has created a handy graphic illustrating the numerous connections involved throughout the News of the World phone hacking scandal.

As the Guardian says, four years after Glenn Mulcaire and Clive Goodman were jailed for illegally hacking into mobile phones, the story “refuses to die”.

(Source: MediaGuardian)




“Before we all sink into a slough of digital dystopian despair, it might be worth considering this: is this a sign of the strength, not weakness, of revelatory journalism in the digital age?”

Charlie Beckett, director of POLIS at the London School of Economics, reacts to news that the UK government forced the Guardian into destroying hard drives that contained information leaked by Edward Snowden.

(Source: POLIS)


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