Australian Media – You wouldn’t read about it: Everything you wanted to know about media accountability and the Finkelstein inquiry – Matthew Ricketson

9 06 2012

The most recent and persuasive case study showing why there is an urgent need to reform regulation of the news media has been provided by the news media itself. And it’s been provided in the way they have reported on the Independent Media Inquiry.

What they have done is to under-report a lot of what was presented to the Independent Media Inquiry late last year, and to either misreport the inquiry’s findings or to ignore large parts of the report altogether. Read the rest of this entry »