Category: media

Commanding View

The BBC amplifies the voices of billionaires, and shuts down those who challenge them.

Owned

As I’ve found to my cost, the billionaire press seeks to kill change before it happens.

Bring On the Clowns

By selecting obnoxious twerps as its contributors, the media is changing the character of the nation

You Want It Darker?

The remarkable story of how the hard-right Koch brothers funded a Trotskyite splinter group.

In a World of Their Own

By downplaying and misrepresenting our environmental crisis, David Attenborough and the BBC have generated complacency, confusion and ignorance.

Personality Cult

The media’s spotlight systematically distorts the way we see the world

Comfort Zone

If you want to see real no-platforming, look at the newspapers

Press Gang

The media was exposed in this election as wildly out of touch with the nation. This is not surprising, as it lives in a hall of mirrors.

Black Hole

The fake grassroots campaign run by grouse shooters is just one instance of the way democracy is being bypassed

Rare Specimen

My interview, in his 90th year, with Sir David Attenborough

Rural Idiocy

The BBC’s coverage of the countryside is a biased, unquestioning, deferential disgrace.

Messenger of the Gods

As an astonishing scandal in Canada shows, journalists who should be challenging power work instead on its behalf.

Torpedoed

The results of a crowd-sourcing appeal prove that Discovery Channel engaged in fakery.

Jumping the Shark

Misleading claims by Discovery and other channels help to fuel wildlife massacres.

Puppet Show

Amazingly, the BBC seems happy to be exploited by covert corporate lobbyists.