Recent revelations about the methods of Cambridge Analytica via the whistleblower, Christopher Wylie and Channel 4 confirm the worst and more about what many have suspected for some time.
Posts Tagged ‘Media Politics’
The work on setting up an Independent Media Awards for the UK began in earnest this month. We agreed to hold the awards at the Byline Festival on 24 – 27 August and we have begun the hunt for sponsors.
Last week’s announcement from Culture Secretary Matt Hancock, that a 2nd phase of The Leveson Inquiry would not be pursued and that some aspects of potential press regulation would be repealed, may not be a huge surprise but it still marks a disappointing “get-out-of-jail” card for the billionaire elite propagandists who have so much power over the government.
A round-up of the hottest takes from the best UK Indy Media. In this week’s edition of Media Alert: A Social media crises of confidence, a hard-right hero falls for a spoof, and our Picks of The Week!