Andrew Bolt's 'virus thrives in multiculturalism' columns offensive, press council says

Press watchdog says News Corp columnist breached two rules. Plus: Daily Mail pushback on media bargaining codeAndrew Bolt has received a rap over the knuckles from the Australian Press Council…

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Doctor denounces News Corp’s ‘inaccurate’ coverage of Melbourne gender clinic, inquiry hears

Michelle Telfer says the Australian newspaper published disinformation that created ‘fear and anxiety’ and ‘attempted to destroy my professional reputation’The head of the Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne gender clinic said…

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Australia’s move to tame Facebook and Google is just the start of a global battle | Michelle Meagher

Governments around the world should now act together to dismantle the monopolies that threaten journalismFacebook and Google have become accustomed to an open world of information on which to build…

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Facebook 'over-enforced' Australia news ban, admits Nick Clegg

Communications chief defends reversed ban, saying it is unfair to force tech firms to pay for news content Facebook “erred on the side of over-enforcement” in removing links to hundreds…

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Competition watchdog expects Google and Facebook to strike deal with small publishers

The news media bargaining code passes the Senate after the government reached an 11th-hour agreement with Facebook If smaller and regional publishers don’t get a deal under the news media…

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Sky News Australia is tapping into the global conspiracy set – and it’s paying off

News Corp-owned channel is garnering millions of views across digital platforms with a slew of far-right conspiraciesThe US conspiracy network Infowars has been banned from most social media platforms, but…

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Facebook and North Shore Mums: of all the pages blocked, this one fired up Paul Fletcher | Amanda Meade

Banning the local mums group a ‘significant concern’, Australia’s communications minister says. Plus: the Outsiders presenters play dress-upOf all the Facebook groups the Morrison government was worried about when Mark…

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James Murdoch, Who Publicly Broke With Family Over Climate Change, Took $2.2 Million In ‘Personal’ Flights On Corporate Jet

Murdoch booked $477,000 in flight perks in 2018

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Kevin Rudd says Australian politicians ‘frightened’ of ‘Murdoch media beast’ in Senate inquiry

Former PM says his fear of the Murdoch empire persisted during his time in office and only subsided after he leftThe former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd has declared that…

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'It's gross': Brittany Higgins says if Scott Morrison's office is briefing against her it must stop

Former Liberal staffer, who says she was raped in parliament, has allegedly had loved ones become subject of negative briefings by prime minister’s departmentBrittany Higgins, the former Liberal staffer who…

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