EU unveils new press freedom safeguards

This sto­ry, plus social media app Par­ler pur­chas­es cloud-ser­vices provider, a look into the Twit­ter whistleblower’s hear­ing before the Sen­ate Judi­cia­ry Com­mit­tee and more, all in today’s media head­lines. Top Sto­ries Sep 16, 2022EU drafts media act amid con­cern over spy­ing, state pres­sureLorne Cook / The Asso­ci­at­ed Press Sep 16, 2022Social media app Par­ler buys […] The…

Twitter announces tweet editing capabilities

This sto­ry, plus Google and YouTube release their plans to com­bat mis­in­for­ma­tion ahead of the 2022 U.S. midterms, RT is attract­ing a new audi­ence and more, all in today’s media head­lines. Top Sto­ries Sep 1, 2022 Sep 1, 2022 Sep 1, 2022 Press & Gov­ern­ment Sep 1, 2022 Sep 1, 2022 Media Ethics Sep 1, 2022 About Mis­in­for­ma­tion Sep 2, 2022 Sep…

Fox News anchors deposed in defamation case

This sto­ry, plus a look at finan­cial and oth­er chal­lenges at the Wash­ing­ton Post, Google refus­es to approve Truth Social app for Android devices with­out more con­tent mod­er­a­tion and more, all in today’s media head­lines. Top Sto­ries Aug 30, 2022 Aug 30, 2022 Aug 30, 2022 Media Busi­ness Aug 31, 2022 Aug 30, 2022 Aug 30, 2022 Aug 30, 2022 Press &…

Get Ready for the Post-Roe Sex Police!

The basic argu­ment against abor­tion was suc­cinct­ly expressed just six weeks ago by Flori­da Sen. Rick Scott in the pages of The Wall Street Jour­nal when he bold­ly pro­nounced that “the Repub­li­can posi­tion on abor­tion is based on a fun­da­men­tal belief that life begins at con­cep­tion.” Leav­ing aside exact­ly what con­cep­tion means—is it the same as…

The small African state of Somaliland legally doesn’t exist. But Taiwan has spied an … — ABC

“It’s a secret,” smiles Allen C Lou, when asked how many Tai­wanese per­son­nel are based in Hargeisa, cap­i­tal of the unrecog­nised state of Soma­liland in the Horn of Africa.Taiwan is com­mit­ted to recog­nis­ing the de fac­to state and Lou is Taipei’s chief diplo­mat. But he is coy about just how sub­stan­tial Taipei’s diplo­mat­ic del­e­ga­tion real­ly is.On social media and in con­ver­sa­tion, he casu­al­ly embraces the title of ambas­sador. Yet giv­en the ambigu­ous polit­i­cal sta­tus of Soma­liland, his host coun­try, Lou is mind­ful to point out that his offi­cial title is mere­ly “representative”.But no mat­ter the size of Tai­wan’s pres­ence in Soma­liland, Taipei’s alliance with this unrecog­nised state has been steadi­ly build­ing since August 2020.

CNN to cut back on use of “breaking news” banner

This sto­ry, plus Gan­nett announces strate­gic reor­ga­ni­za­tion, Tomi Lahren to join con­ser­v­a­tive media out­let Out­Kick as a host and more, all in today’s media head­lines. Top Sto­ries Jun 2, 2022 Jun 2, 2022 Jun 2, 2022 Media Busi­ness Jun 3, 2022 Jun 2, 2022 Press & Gov­ern­ment Jun 2, 2022 Jun 2, 2022 Social Media Jun 2, 2022 Media Ethics Jun 2, 2022 Jun…