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Weekly round-up 5 July, 1998  Murdoch media blitzes Hanson  Rupert Murdoch, one of the world's richest and most powerful men, has ordered his editorial staff to use the full power of the Murdoch media empire to destroy Pauline Hanson and her fledgling One nation party. This is the ...

Pauline Hanson re-visited - Australian media incite violence

Now that Pauline Hanson has re-entered the poltical fray, we have decided to re-print some articles from the time of her original entry into politics to remind Australians of one of the most disgraceful episodes in Australian political history, where sustained, vicious media attacks whipped up crowds of screaming demonstrators into intimidating and even physically attacking Pauline Hanson and her ...

How to be a journalist in one easy lesson

Learn journalism the easy way You can save yourself three years of politically correct, left-wing indoctrination at journalism school by just following the simple steps below.Learn the following vocabulary with its emphasis on hard-hitting negative verbs:(All of the following are regularly used in media reports. See how many you can spot next time you read a ...

Ship of fools: global warmists ice-bound in the Antarctic

Climate change and media bias. The majority of the mainstream journalists have become staunch advocates of the global warming hypothesis. Their reporting clearly favours reports from the warmists while they gleefully parrot warmist jibes at skeptics; phrases such as "deniers". Australia's ABC is one of the leaders of the pack. In November 2013 the ABC ran a two-part report in which it eagerly presented Professor ...

ABC's group think on climate change

Former ABC chairman, Maurice Newman warned of the global warming group think in the ABC: In March 2010 as chairman, I addressed an in-house conference of 250 ABC leaders… I blamed group think and used climate change as an example… Jonathon Holmes, the presenter of Media Watch, was so angry “he could not concentrate"… I was interviewed by PM and teased as to whether I was a “climate change denier or not as obvious as that?” ...

Media bias - ABC presenters demonstrate how to heckle a Liberal

Gerard Henderson analyses three recent ABC interviews with Coalition frontbenchers and concludes: The Faine/Trioli/Kelly Lesson In view of the unprofessional interviewing style to which some ABC presenters subject leading Coalition MPs, it is scarcely surprising if the likes of Tony Abbott decide that they could make ...

Journalists code of ethics - an oxymoron?

Most journalists belong to the Australian Journalists Association, a division of a trade union called the Media Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA). Members are required to follow a code of ethics (shown in full below). Alliance members engaged in journalism commit themselves to Honesty Fairness ...

ABC bias

This piece from Andrew Bolt on 4 May 2013 is a clear demonstration of ABC bias, a bias that ABC executives and journalists seem blissfully unaware of. ABC managing director Mark Scott on Rafael Epstein’s show once again plays too cute about the overwhelmingly Leftist bias he’s presided over - in breach of the ABC’s ...