Patrolling the murkier waters of the mainstream media

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Steven Baxter
15 February 2013
Are there any bloggers who write stuff because they want to write stuff?
Steven Baxter
24 October 2012
My money's on the blogosphere.
Steven Baxter
09 August 2012
What happens when children see "adult" material?
Steven Baxter
19 July 2012
Running! Jumping! Throwing things!
Steven Baxter
06 July 2012
The Newsroom has faced a mixed reception, but it’s the latest in a long line of dramas to use journalism as a...
Steven Baxter
12 June 2012
The Daily Mail and "plastic Brits".
Steven Baxter
30 May 2012
As the Olympics loom, the eyes of the world turn to London. But there's a real prospect that some of the cheering...
Steven Baxter
22 May 2012
If there's one phrase I'd love to get rid of, it's "grow a pair". You hear it a lot nowadays, not...
Steven Baxter
18 May 2012
Are some columnists just paid trolls?
Steven Baxter
19 March 2012
Lord Hunt is a man on a mission. Having already scrapped the PCC, he wants to create a new body "with teeth"...
Steven Baxter
16 January 2012
Is Ed Miliband too ugly to be prime minister? Or leader of the opposition? It's a question that has been captivating...
Steven Baxter
08 December 2011
Adverts for short-term loans are everywhere. These companies know that people are more cash-strapped than ever....
UK Politics
27 September 2011
Party conferences aren't what they once were. I say this from the point of view of someone who's never been to one.Well...
Steven Baxter
22 September 2011
What is it about the story of "cagefighting kids" is it that we find so shocking? Is it the kids-as-...
Steven Baxter
26 July 2011
Amy Winehouse's sad, lonely, early death is a tragedy. It is a human tragedy for the young woman herself, and her...