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Buffett’s words are food for thought for journalists

It has surprised many observers that Buffett has just spent quite a lot of his company’s money on buying a group of local newspapers in America. As recently as 2009, the Sage of Omaha couldn’t have been clearer about the prospects for the printed press Read more »

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Tony Blair appears before the Leveson inquiry

Tony Blair chose not to fight Murdoch press

This week, Tony Blair appeared before Leveson to talk about his relationship with Rupert Murdoch. Journalism Foundation editor Arion McNicoll was interviewed by the ABC – watch the video Read more »

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Sunday Mirror editor Tina Weaver and Daily Mirror editor Richard Wallace

Daily Mirror and Sunday Mirror editors sacked as titles merge

Trinity Mirror has announced that the Daily Mirror and Sunday Mirror are to merge. Daily Mirror editor Richard Wallace and Sunday Mirror editor Tina Weaver have been made redundant Read more »

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Leveson indicates the direction of his final report

Lord Justice Leveson gave an indication as to the direction of his final report, which will set out the measures taken in order to improve the culture, practice and ethics of the press Read more »

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Video: Hugh Grant and Jon Snow lend support to The Journalism Foundation

Last week, luminaries from across the media and entertainment industries gathered to pay homage to The Journalism Foundation’s work around the world. Watch the film, featuring Hugh Grant, Jon Snow, Baroness Kennedy and more Read more »

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Your chance to own a limited-edition Stephen Webster bracelet

Last week for The Journalism Foundation’s gala dinner, the renowned British jeweller Stephen Webster created an exclusive limited-edition bracelet to help raise funds for our projects around the world. Most of the bracelets were sold on the night, but we have a small number left. Buy one now Read more »

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Air New Zealand helps support The Journalism Foundation

Air New Zealand marks 30 years of flying between Los Angeles and London with philanthropic work for UK-based charity Phab and support for The Journalism Foundation’s gala event Read more »

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Gary and Danielle Lineker (photo: Radu Brebene/Tatler)

Stars come out for The Journalism Foundation

Last week The Journalism Foundation held A Priceless Evening – a gala event to benefit the Foundation’s work supporting free and ethical journalism around the world Read more »

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Sir Menzies Campbell

Ming Campbell: Good journalism is the foundation of democracy

In the build up to The Journalism Foundation’s gala event, A Priceless Evening, we are compiling the views of figures from across the media spectrum on journalism today and in the future Read more »

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Marta Cooper, Editorial Researcher at Index on Censorship

Marta Cooper: Press freedom is the bedrock of democratic society

Coinciding with The Journalism Foundation’s gala event earlier this week, we have been compiling the views of figures from across the media spectrum on journalism today Read more »

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