Media Plurality: European Level Inertia is not Justified – Petros Iosifidis

11 12 2013

Petros-Iosifidis-150x150The rationale for public intervention on media ownership is twofold: to prevent excessive media concentration and the accumulation of power in the hands of a few, and to promote media pluralism (the presence of a number of different and independent voices) and diversity in the media (different political opinions and representations of culture within the media). Read the rest of this entry »





Phone Hacking Trial: Palace phone directories found at home of NOTW royal editor, trial hears – Martin Hickman

11 12 2013

Clive GoodmanDay 27:  Police did not tell a senior member of the Royal Household that a large number of Buckingham Palace phone directories had been found at the home of the News of the World’s royal editor for six years, the hacking trial heard yesterday. Read the rest of this entry »