Post Tagged with: "journalist"

An Unbiased Media?

March 14, 2015 9:00 am0 comments
An Unbiased Media?

A report by the Sutton Trust – an educational charity which aims to improve social mobility and address educational disadvantage- revealed that most leading journalists went to private schools and that this disparity has been steadily increasing over last 10 years only. More than half of Britain’s top 100 journalists were […]

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Are the famous making it hard for breakthrough journalists?

January 7, 2015 4:40 pm0 comments
Is it unethical for mainstream publication to use ex-professionals instead of seasoned journalists?

For years I have read online papers such as The Telegraph and GQ and it’s never really hit me but (The Telegraph are particularly guilty of this) they employ ex-professionals to write their columns. To be fair, it’s totally understandable. It’s a dog-eat-dog world in the world that is journalism, and […]

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Keira Bares All

November 11, 2014 11:48 am1 comment
Keira Bares All

To prove a point obviously! Keira Knightley has decided to stand up to the media on behalf of every woman out there that has had her body reshaped and touched up by Photoshop. The 29 year old actress posed topless for a photo-shoot for last month’s issue of Interview Magazine, […]

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US Police Actions In Ferguson Signify Lack Of Human Rights

September 17, 2014 12:25 pm0 comments
US Police Actions In Ferguson Signify Lack Of Human Rights

The actions taken by the police against the protesters and journalists in Ferguson (a suburb of St. Louis, USA) during the weeks-long mass demonstrations caused by the death of Michael Brown, an African American teenager who was shot by the police officer Darren Wilson on August 9, 2014, caused an […]

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Celebrity Journalists

June 10, 2013 2:00 pm0 comments
Celebrity Journalists

In this new journalistic era of parsimony, one’s artistry and literary prowess are insufficient. For, whilst spirit and skill are necessary, it is experience that is imperative in the realm of reporting. Aspiring graduates are frequently greeted with three familiar words upon searching for employment: “one year’s experience”. In such […]

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Embedded – Book Review

December 5, 2012 6:00 pm0 comments
Embedded – Book Review

Dan Abnett is one prolific author. He’s worked for the world’s leading comic book publishers, Marvel and DC, and published dozens of books within the Warhammer and Doctor Who franchises, amongst others. What is rare is an original novel, a work of fiction that is pure Abnett. Embedded, published by […]

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