Journalisted, week ending 21 October 2012, Scotland, Mitchell and Tasers

24 10 2012

Journalisted is an independent, not-for-profit website built to make it easier for the public, to find out more about journalists and what they write about. It is run by the Media Standards Trust. It collects information automatically from the websites of British news outlets. Articles are indexed by journalist, based on the byline to the article. Keywords and statistics are automatically generated, and the site searches for any blogs or social bookmarking sites linking to each article. Read the rest of this entry »

State of Media Freedom in South Africa, Part 1, Introduction – Dario Milo

24 10 2012

This is the first part  of a speech delivered on Press Freedom day, 19 October 2012 at Wits University.  The second and third parts will be posted later this week

I am honoured to have been asked to talk about the state of media freedom on this important occasion, as we commemorate the 35th anniversary of Black Wednesday, 19 October 1977.  Read the rest of this entry »