Episode: September 29, 2014

29 September Guests

This week the panel discuss recent amendments to Australia’s National Security Legislation and the implications they may have for journalists, proposed ABC program cutbacks, and Fairfax’s accidental use of an innocent teenager’s Facebook profile photo on their “teenage terrorist” front pages.

With Bernard Keane (Crikey), Ben Grubb (SMH) and Kylar Loussikian (The Australian).

Episode: September 15, 2014

15 September Guests

Data Journalism: what is it and who is doing it well? What skills does a data journalist need to have? Will journalism graduates need data skills in the near future?

With Edmund Tadros (AFR), Nick Evershed (Guardian Australia) and Henare Degan (OpenAustralia Foundation).

Episode: April 14, 2014


Busy week for Aunty: Mark Scott apologises to Chris Kenny for Chaser skit and launches Double J.

With 2UE mornings host Angela Catterns, News.com.au’s Rob Stott, and ABC radio’s Sunil Badami.

Episode: April 7, 2014


Peter Greste continues to be held by Egyptian authorities, more than 100 days after he was taken into custody.

With PM’s Mark Colvin, The Australian’s James Jeffrey, Guardian Australia’s Bridie Jabour and New Matilda’s Adam Brereton.

Episode: March 24, 2014


The MEAA votes out a democratically-elected CEO and The Australian goes to war with Media Watch.

With The Spectator’s associate editor Rowan Dean, SMH morning director Marcus Strom, and New Matilda’s Adam Brereton.

Episode: March 17, 2014


ABC audits are in, media ownership rules are out, and Alain de Botton says bias is a good thing.

With Crikey’s Bernard Keane, The Saturday Paper’s Mike Seccombe, and freelance journalist Elle Hardy.

Episode: March 3, 2014


Spin cycle? What’s the immigration department doing with 66 media hacks, and has ACMA gone too far?

With ABC senior reporter Peter Lloyd, BuzzFeed Australia editor Simon Crerar and SBS’s Jeannette Francis.

Episode: February 24, 2014


Does the Government have a media narrative for Manus Island?

With AFR economics correspondent Jacob Greber, Guardian Australia’s Paul Farrell, AFP correspondent Amy Coopes and the Swiss national broadcaster’s Urs Walterlin.

Episode: February 17, 2014


Seven splashes cash for Corby interview and poor revenue from paywalls.

With ABC News 24′s Lyndal Curtis, Daily Telegraph associate editor Sarrah Le Marquand, The Australian’s Rick Morton and SBS’s Mark Davis.

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