The PCC has rejected a complaint submitted brought against the Independent by Bell Pottinger after the paper used subterfuge to reveal “the company’s willingness to represent countries with appalling records on human rights.”
‘MPs reject Tony Blair criticism of FoI’
Former prime minister Tony Blair has criticised the Freedom of Information Act.
‘Censorship subverts Olympic ideals’
Kirsty Hughes of Index on Censorship says that the censorship of Locog “makes a mockery of the idea that the London Olympics are open and inclusive.”
’6 ways journalists can use press releases effectively’
Poynter discusses how journalists should use press releases.
‘With its new pop-out markets widget, The Wall Street Journal is after super-niche readers’
The Wall Street Journal has a new feature on it’s website, a pop-out Markets Data window that puts a real-time markets ticker in the corner of the users screen.