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"As long as our insatiable demand for trashy gossip and comforting lies remains it will continue to be satisfied by any means possible", writes Martin Robbins.
Miliband called for a cap of 20-30 per cent on newspaper market share when he appeared before the inquiry.
The introduction of state regulation, however minimal, would be neither just nor necessary.
We need a new platform-neutral regulator that no longer treats newspapers, broadcasters and websites as if they live in discrete little boxes.
The inquiry's report into the "culture, practices and ethics" of the press will be released at 1:30pm on 29 November.
Prepare to be amazed by the state of the FT's loos.
Self-regulation is the only way to ensure that journalist don't end up with less of a right to free expression than anyone else.