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Rupert Murdoch's News Corp is suffering from a 'recession'

News Corp’s revenue has fallen for the fourth successive quarter , illustrating both its own problems and those besetting newspaper industries in advanced economies. That has the hallmarks of a recession, does it not?

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Donald Trump's media domination has changed how we talk about foreign and domestic policy

Donald Trump has eclipsed the coverage in the US media of every major global story, according to a study by a fellow of the Washington-based think-tank, the Cato Institute.

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'Shooting sports' website mocks victims of gun violence in satirical guide for journalists

In what passes for humour by the US gun lobby, a “shooting sports” website has produced “ The journalist’s guide to gun violence coverage .”

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Battle between Rupert Murdoch and 'orangutoid' Donald Trump creates a nightmare for Fox News

Rupert Murdoch gets a hammering in a new article by a Rolling Stone writer. Nothing too unusual about that. But Matt Taibbi’s colourful piece is well worth reading.

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Men dominate news coverage in the US by a factor of 5 to 1

This will come as little surprise to my colleague, Jane Martinson, but a survey of more than 2,000 US newspapers, magazines and websites has found that five of six names in news coverage were men.

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'Rapacious' Arianna Huffington accused of devaluing journalists in scathing letter

By employing ‘predatory business practices... Ms Huffington seems to believe that journalism skills are worth nothing’, writes Lauren Lipton

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Harvey Weinstein's film company auctions off an internship at studio for $25,000

Selling unpaid internships is dispiriting and favours the rich, says critic

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New York Times editor Dean Baquet: We failed to do our job after 9/11

Dean Baquet admits that US mainstream media did not ask ‘hard questions’ before ‘war on terror’

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Free speech must not be silenced in the wake of Charlie Hebdo attack

I am sure that all British journalists will agree with the statement issued by Jodie Ginsberg , chief executive of Index on Censorship, following the murderous attack on the staff of the French magazine Charlie Hebdo :

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Ninety percent of journalists' murderers across the world get away with it: report

Governments are falling short in their efforts to combat impunity in the killing of journalists, with 90% of murderers walking free, according to a report issued by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ).

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Man charged with journalist Daniel Pearl's murder is acquitted for lack of evidence

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has acquitted one of the people accused of murdering US journalist Daniel Pearl in 2002.

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'Rupert Murdoch' role unfilled because actors are too scared to play him

Who will dare to play Rupert Murdoch on the West End stage? Evidently, actors are not lining up for the part because they fear his power.

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Once-talented Piers Morgan safe to ignore, tweets Rupert Murdoch

Amid the flurry of excitement over Rupert Murdoch's tweets on Scottish independence and Page 3, let's not overlook his most surprising tweet of all - about Piers Morgan.

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Petition calls on Obama stop intimidation of journalists and whistleblowers

The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), the New York-based press freedom body, has launched a petition today calling on President Obama's administration to respect journalists' right to gather and report news.

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Media coverage of Michael Brown shooting exposes underlying prejudice

In the wake of the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson last month there has been some soul-searching among American journalists about media coverage. Was it racist? Was it fair? Did the police get a better press than the protestors?

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