Pastor Bud Calvert started Fairfax Baptist Temple in Fairfax, VA in 1970 and pastored there for 35 years.
Wendy Bacon, investigative journalist, activist and Professor of Journalism at the Australian Centre for Independent Journalism, was briefly interviewed at Melbourne Writers Festival 2013 about funding independent journalism and crowd-funding. The question came after the festival’s session on crowd funding.
Channel nine and Fairfax have signed a $100 million deal this week to launch a streaming video on demand service. But what are all these new streaming services and are we getting a good deal compared to the rest of the world?
In the aftermath of the 2013 federal election and the demise of the Labor government, there are serious issues to be discussed about the performance and calibre of the journalism, from the Parliamentary Press Gallery through to the tabloids and shock jocks. This public forum discussed three of the most contentious issues in both the politics and the journalism: gender, climate change and asylum-seekers.
- Kerry-Anne Walsh, author of ‘The Stalking of Julia Gillard’
- Professor Sharon Pickering, Director of the Border Crossing Observatory, Monash University
- Professor Wendy Bacon, Australian Centre for Independent Journalism, UTS
Former technology reporter Ben Grubb, founder of Sydney University’s Incubate program James Alexander, and tech entrepreneur Hugh Stephens have tea at Ben’s and talk about the media empire Gawker being made bankrupt by billionaire Peter Thiel, Spotify rival Guvera’s Australian IPO, and the state of technology journalism in Australia.
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Why the ASIC database is important - Media Report - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
The Governance Institute wants to take the names and details of company directors off the ASIC database to protect people’s privacy and safety. But journalists like Ben Butler say this would cripple both day-to-day and investigative journalism.
The post journalistic world - Future Tense - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Digital news platforms are now losing their control over distribution to the goliaths of the online world – Facebook and Google. So what are the implications for the future of serious, civic journalism?
#jpod – Open data and journalism: How and why journalists should be digging for stories | Editors’ Blog | Journalism.co.uk
This week’s local and mayoral elections have given journalists a great opportunity for producing data-driven journalism and experimenting with
The Hunter Valley in NSW is best known for its vineyards and fine wines. But right now in the Hunter, coal is king. Open-cut coal mines are spreading, with winemakers, horse breeders, local residents and even some mine workers fighting a war of attrition against the coal industry, as Tom Morton reports.
Power, Influence and Deep Pockets: The Rise and Fall of Media Empire - Books and Authors - Browse - Big Ideas - ABC TV
This isn’t just another session about great media empires and the political power they exercise.