Josh White / 19 Feb 2024

News Corp Uber Alles

Rupert Murdoch’s Legacy, Part III

Walking down Fleet Street today, it’s easy to forget that this was once the beating heart of British journalism. Over 100,000 people worked for newspapers based in the neighbourhood.(...)

Josh White / 09 Oct 2023

Media Monster

Rupert Murdoch’s Legacy, Part I

It’s the biggest story to hit the media business in years. Rupert Murdoch’s resignation is the end of an era.(...)

Josh White / 20 Mar 2023

Abandoned by the Press

The UK Media and Iraq

Twenty years ago today, US and British forces entered Iraq to bring down Saddam Hussein and rid the country of weapons of mass destruction (WMD).(...)

Josh White / 06 Mar 2023

Contrarian Right

The Story of Spiked

Spiked is the home of professional contrarians who live to cause outrage at liberal middle-class dinner parties. The magazine’s name is a reference to ‘spike’ in journalese.(...)