‘Express journalists: ‘Desmond not responsible publisher”
It is reported that 27 editorial staff are expected to be cut from Express Newspapers. It is also alleged that the working week will change to seven-days across the Express and Star titles. Following such reports, journalists at the Express have said that Richard Desmond is not a “responsible publisher”.
‘Two independent journalists killed in Syria’
CPJ have reported that “Syrian security forces shot and killed two freelance British journalists of Algerian descent and wounded a third during an attack on Monday in the town of Darkoush near the Turkish border.”
‘Leveson Inquiry: Piers Morgan told police that celebrity and crime ‘sends rules out the window”
Discussing his role at the Daily Mirror, Piers Morgan wrote to the Leveson Inquiry yesterday, telling them “[reporting] Fame and crime sends most of the usual rules out of the window.”
’4 types of journalists: How they tick and what we can learn from them’
Poynter assesses what they believe to be the 4 types of journalists, the storyteller, the newshound, the systems analyst and the provocateur.