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British people think their media is the most biased and right-wing in Europe - and they're probably right | Voices | The Independent
Just two individuals - Rupert Murdoch and Lord Rothermere - controlled a staggering 52.2 per cent of online and print national news publications in the UK in 2013 [...] All of these newspapers either backed the Conservatives or Ukip in the most recent election and are all considered traditional right-wing publications. If you add up the readership of these right-wing newspapers, they account for a staggering 69 per cent of national newspaper readership in Britain in 2013. Left Foot Forward concluded their analysis by stating that “over three quarters (77.8 per cent) of the press is owned by a handful of billionaires.”
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february 2016 by asterisk2a
The Tulisa Sting Wasn't Just Classist, It Was Informed by a Racism That Associated Her With Criminality | NOISEY
Yesterday Tulisa walked free from a drug trial that had the potential to destroy her career. It was collapsed by a judge who deemed that the reporter who led the sting had lied at a pre-trial hearing. There was always something trap like about it - a cynical show orchestrated to drag a successful woman through the dirt. [...] || http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Sun_(United_Kingdom) & http://bit.ly/X4YM9x || http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/28514496 || http://bit.ly/1nOai4e || http://bit.ly/1lNVgWw || Guardian - http://bit.ly/19YuydX || http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04d59pw || http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-28520596 || http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-28523744 || http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-28406152
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july 2014 by asterisk2a
Fed Gears Up for Stimulus - WSJ.com
WSJ is known to have ties to Fed and even send them Previews and asking if there is a change in language needed.
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- Note that no QUOTE from a Fed member is used. !!!!!
Fed  communication  benbernanke  QE-2.0  2010  WSJ  journalism 
october 2010 by asterisk2a
Op-Ed Columnist - The Mortgage Morass - NYTimes.com
Lawrence Summers, then the Treasury secretary, declared that the keys to avoiding financial crisis were “well-capitalized and supervised banks, effective corporate governance and bankruptcy codes, and credible means of contract enforcement.” By implication, these were things the Asians lacked but we had.

The accounting scandals at Enron and WorldCom dispelled the myth of effective corporate governance. These days, the idea that our banks were well capitalized and supervised sounds like a sick joke. And now the mortgage mess is making nonsense of claims that we have effective contract enforcement — in fact, the question is whether our economy is governed by any kind of rule of law.

Horror stories have been proliferating, like the case of the Florida man whose home was taken even though he had no mortgage.
larrysummers  history  financialcrisis  USA  lessons  foreclosure  2010  BofA  rule-of-law  fraud  Enron  WorldCom  law  WSJ  wallstreet  wallstreetjournal  paulkrugman 
october 2010 by asterisk2a
Media Apps and the iPad: Surprise! Free Is Better
Kevin Anderson, former blog editor at The Guardian, said that iPad app pricing is “a last act of insanity by delusional content companies.” And the sense that media apps are trying to wall off their content from the broader Internet is also likely to be disconcerting to some, says Josh Benton of Harvard’s Nieman Journalism Lab. Meanwhile, some newspaper and magazine companies are still reluctant to embrace the iPad because they are afraid of ceding too much control — and giving up too much revenue to Apple,
Publishers are worried that paying Apple 30 percent of their sales from the device will eat into their revenues too much, and are also concerned that the computer company will wind up controlling access to the subscriber data that comes from the iPad. Several major media companies including News Corp. and the four largest magazine publishers are apparently trying to create their own digital storefront for content because they dont want Apple to control access to their publications
iPad  publishing  publishing2.0  newspapers  apple  itunes  ibooks  newspaper  NYTimes  WSJ  guardian  jeffjarvis 
april 2010 by asterisk2a
Factiva Expanding Web Presence in Wall Street Journal Professional Edition
-- News Corp puts all his content behind pay wall.
-- What when others follow?
-- Whats happening then with blogs?
WSJ  journalism  monetization  rupertmurdoch  newscorp 
november 2009 by asterisk2a

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