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Quote of the Week 17/04/13

“Homeless people do die in the cold. If we only identify Lee’s death as tragic because he was a journalist who didn’t need to be there, then we will not have listened to his story.” Read the full story

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Quote of the Week 21/10/12

“I’m also very very proud of the British newspaper industry and I’d like to say that for the most part I still believe it’s the greatest newspaper industry in the world.” Read the full story

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Quote of the Week – 05/01/12

“Digital, sadly, remains a basketcase in Scotland – used as a fig leaf by most publishers to cover the embarrassment of their declining circulations and as a sop to keep management thinking titles remain on the cutting edge.” Read the full story

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Quote of the week – 6/7/11

“If journalists, for reasons of nostalgia, inertia, confusion or misplaced loyalty, choose to keep swimming with the privacy intruders, they may well drown with them. If they push themselves free, then there is a better chance that we will find ways of protecting the freedoms that are vital to journalism.” 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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