As a result of the first Monash journalism research round table in 2014 myself and … Continue reading New book on journalism, secrecy and surveillance
My latest piece on the state of the federal freedom of information system is published … Continue reading Closing down FOI: a case study in sneaky government
Images are powerful. They can shift the tide of history. The naked Vietnamese girl running … Continue reading The global refugee crisis – will the EU and the world choose compassion or fear?
‘In the fallout of the 2008 global financial crisis, the financial media were criticised for … Continue reading Summary of the financial journalism study in The Conversation
My latest article in Journalism Studies with colleagues Sophie Knowles and Gail Phillips. Abstract: During … Continue reading REPORTING THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS A longitudinal tri-nation study of mainstream financial journalism
My latest article on FOI reform in Australia ‘Next generation Freedom of Information – from … Continue reading Assessing FOI reform in Victoria and Commonwealth
The ABC’s Media Report covered a recent study with colleagues Sophie Knowles and Gail Phillips … Continue reading Financial reporting during three boom and bust cycles
The stand off between Julian Assange and the Swedish prosecutor has entered its fifth year. … Continue reading Assessment of the main claims in the Assange – Sweden deadlock
The disclosure of the full business case for the East West road link in Melbourne … Continue reading FOI reform needed in Victoria amid East West Link fallout
Lo and behold! The Freedom of Information Amendment (New Arrangements) Bill was yesterday defeated in … Continue reading Office of the Australian Information Commissioner saved – but at what cost?