Brian Cathcart is Director of Hacked Off. He tweets as @BrianCathcart.

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Culture
06 December 2007
"The article," Morrissey's solicitors informed the New Musical Express, "is from beginning to end an unadulterated and...
Culture
29 November 2007
For a decade and more the standard response of the press to a cock-up or a crisis has been to hound the nearest...
Environment
22 November 2007
You may have noticed that there was another report the other day from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (...
Politics
15 November 2007
After the end of the public inquiry into the Stephen Lawrence affair, I visited a police officer who was a patient in...
Politics
01 November 2007
Slowly and quietly, Iraq is slipping off our news pages. The faraway conflict that poisoned politics in Britain for...
Culture
25 October 2007
My American friend Pete, who works in the oil industry, has lived in Britain for nearly 30 years. Ask him why he likes...
Politics
18 October 2007
Piers Morgan, writing in the New Statesman a couple of years ago, looked back upon his departure from the Daily Mirror...
Culture
11 October 2007
Newspaper editors love a drama, and for the most part they will have enjoyed the story of the November 2007 election-...
UK Politics
04 October 2007
It can be confusing to read the Daily Telegraph these days. Until recently, when David Cameron appeared in its pages it...
UK Politics
27 September 2007
What did the Sun do on Gordon's big day? As the Prime Minister opened his first party conference in charge, and with...
Culture
20 September 2007
Are you ready for six months of Diana inquest coverage? Six months of artists' impressions of Court 73 at the Royal...
Environment
13 September 2007
Walk southwards out of Ilulissat, past the last of the brightly coloured timber houses, and you soon come to something...
UK Politics
06 September 2007
A few weeks ago the Washington Post carried a story about an American footballer called Clinton Portis, whose career...
Books
30 August 2007
What could be better? They were young in a discipline that favours the young; they worked at a time when thrilling new...
Culture
23 August 2007
A month ago the only story about Madeleine McCann was that her home village of Rothley in Leicestershire had decided to...

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