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Glenda Daniels

Glenda Daniels

    In the age of the internet, censorship has acquired a new face
    In the age of the internet, censorship has acquired a new face
    Abandon the naive thought that, with the internet and free flow of information, governments are retreating from repression of the media. The...
    Journalists must get on the ground to tell the real, 360° story
    Journalists must get on the ground to tell the real, 360° story
    So, I marched to the Union Buildings in Pretoria last Friday, notebook and pen in bag, cellphone recorder in hand, hat on head, side by side with...
    ANC's desire to control social media is simply undemocratic
    ANC's desire to control social media is simply undemocratic
    The minister of state security, David Mahlobo, is apparently advocating for the regulation of social media, which would...
    How fake news works as political machinery to tarnish the integrity of journalists
    How fake news works as political machinery to tarnish the integrity of journalists
    The master signifier in fake news is power and politics. That’s fixed, everything else floats. Alas, journalism is now on the back foot because...
    Protesters use the media, but they and the police turn on journalists
    Protesters use the media, but they and the police turn on journalists
    Attacks on journalists during protests are increasing and getting more violent every year.
    Get it right, newsdesks, the ANC aunties are not exactly fighting for women's rights
    Get it right, newsdesks, the ANC aunties are not exactly fighting for women's rights
    Fantastic news: Women’s Month is over. Until next August. I breathe a huge sigh of relief.
    Civil society and the public need to challenge Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s SABC censorship
    Civil society and the public need to challenge Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s SABC censorship
    What could the SABC’s acting chief operating officer Hlaudi “Cloudy” Motsoeneng possibly tell the country’s broadcasting regulator to...