It has become increasingly clear that all this is less about what he did and entirely about who he is.
Posts Tagged: DCMS Select Committee
A small community radio station with a few thousand listeners requires a license, but a social media channel with millions of individual subscribers does not.
The Exiting the European Union Committee has been renamed. The Conservative MPs elected to it are staunch Brexiteers.
This site is opposed to subscription funding and a decriminalised licence fee. But both will be forced on the BBC if it doesn’t reform.
These bodies will play an important role in holding this majority Government to account. What will Downing Street make of the results?
Julian Knight: The Culture Select Committee should act as its own Royal Commission on the BBC’s future
The next few months should see the start of a proper, root-and-branch review of the Corporation to help it find a new model and a new role.
Social media providers should be required to present UK consumers with an ongoing, highly visible, simple, unavoidable choice over its use.
Our democracy is poorly served by widespread ignorance about campaign technology, and the fact glamorous alarmism wins more headlines than grubby reality.
Bercow, the anti-Lenthall. “I have neither eyes to see, nor tongue to speak, in this place, but as Labour MPs are pleased to direct me, whose servant I am here.”
Even the mice in the Commons tea room know that he was put in by one party and is kept there by one party.
Profile: Damian Collins. Running energetically (and sometimes tumbling over) as he pursues Leave campaigners
A Conservative MP who has seen much of Collins says: “I like him. He’s more intelligent and thoughtful than his public manner gives one to expect.”
From ‘fake news’ to micro-targeting, crowd-funding to data rights, we explore the key areas of focus for an overdue review of the rules of our democracy.
Plus: Damian Collins and his useless Select Committee shot themselves in the foot this week. Let grandstanding committee chairmen be warned.
WATCH: Collins – “We have a right to know the extent of Arron Banks’ relationship with the Russian embassy”
The Chairman of the Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport Select Committee is looking forward to questioning him this week.
The former Chairman of the Culture, Media, and Sport Select Committee relates how they collaborated to win support for Britain’s Olympic bid.
A response to Paul Goodman’s recent article arguing that opponents of Leave should accept that spending didn’t swing the referendum – since Remain spent more.