The Culture, Media and Sport Committee is right that the current system is broken. But their proposals would not fix it.
Posts Tagged: Media
“It’s not the first time she’s got into a tangle… Are questions being asked about her leadership of the Greens?”
Its strategists are chasing the disaffected working class and the media is starting to write libertarianism out of the party script.
The weight of his new charge – that fewer truths are now told by the mainstream media – is greater than the evidence that supports it.
Plus: Lord Ashcroft’s Scotland poll – I must revise my predictions. Abuse in Rotherham. An upset in Sheffield? My drivetime success. And: in memoriam, Martin Gilbert.
Including the latest from the rolling future leadership hustings at the Pale, Male and stale Dining Club.
Their proposals were and remain unfair to the Greens and the Liberal Democrats – and indeed to everyone else.
Media that decide not to reproduce the magazine’s cartoons of Mohammed shouldn’t be criticised.
How the deficit is to be reduced matters far, far more than how it is calculated.
Plus: My Big Fat New Wedding. An invitation to Roger Bird. And: Happy New Year to you all. P.S: Here is my, er, prediction success rate for last year.
Members of the armed forces, doctors, nurses, shopkeepers…and, yes, news journalists.
Plus: A present for Jacqui Smith. In memory of Constance Henriette Dale. I am reviving my blog. And finally: A truly disgusting reference to vibrators.
Some of our best-known artists lean to the left. But there’s a strong case for the claim that we are the real party of culture.
It cannot be right for people to lose their jobs over what they might or might not be thinking.
Plus: Making polite chat with Ted Heath. Musing on Boris Johnson’s future. Alan Clark on crack. And: My mucker Chuka.