readers tag

As is always the case, I was pleased to receive an email from my good friend and journalist SA Mathieson last week. SA, who I worked with at The Guardian and who now works for EHI Intelligence as an analyst, often has interesting things to say about journalism and we occasionally talk about the industry …

Recently, the case against comments has grown stronger. Alexandra Petri made a particularly strong case in the Washington Post in September, making the point that ‘you do not have to give people who are objectively incorrect equal time’ as the journalist, whilst Huffington Post revealed they spammed three quarters of their comments because of vitriol and …