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Quote of the week – 19/09/12

“Age is definitely an issue for women in TV. So far, it hasn’t been for me, but I know I need to make the best of myself. For instance, I have a few grey hairs. I dye them. I don’t let my grey hair show when I’m reading the news.” Read the full story

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Quote of the Week – 17/04/12

“For those keeping score, News Corp. needed five years to identify a newsroom full of phone-hackers and only 24 hours to identify one mole.” Read the full story

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Quote of the Week – 28/03/12

“Saying Leveson is a threat to press freedom is like saying the referee is a threat to football.” Read the full story

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Quote of the Week – 22/12/02

“Covering a war means going to places torn by chaos, destruction, and death, and trying to bear witness. It means trying to find the truth in a sandstorm of propaganda when armies, tribes or terrorists clash.” Read the full story

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Quote of the Week – 15/02/12

“It is important that we do not jump to conclusions. Nobody has been charged with any offence, still less tried or convicted.” Read the full story

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Quote of the Week – 18/01/12

“Piers Morgan is capable of remembering things that didn’t happen… perhaps his diaries weren’t written contemporaneously. There are a number of glaring errors. He has tea with the wrong prime mininster.” Read the full story

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Quote of the Week – 11/1/12

“Leveson is only gradually getting the hang of how newspapers work. He seems to think editors sit around all day worrying about ethics and aid to Haiti.” Read the full story

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Quote of the Week 09/11/11

“Of course I would love it to be a million every night but I’ve not been set a target [by Channel 4]. We would all like the numbers to go up but it’s not what this is about.” Read the full story

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“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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