Future press regulation must recognise multi-platform content – Lara Fielden

10 12 2011

Who are the press? What is the media? What defines journalists? These are questions Lord Justice Leveson will have to address before he can move on to consider questions of press regulation.

How do we identify the press when it’s not just in print but online? Where are the boundaries between “traditional” and “citizen” journalism? What differentiates the broadcast, print and online worlds of the media now that they all provide video and text based content across PCs, smart phones, tablet devices and, shortly, internet-connected televisions? Read the rest of this entry »