The latest media figures show that women are slowly advancing, but their experiences tell of little change at the top
As quickly as populist alliances form so do they unravel, according to Ernesto Laclau’s political philosophy theory
Forty years ago the apartheid regime crushed the free press. Today, the media industry is better off but it’s in a mess
The media is playing its part in trying to make the powerful and corrupt account to the people of South Africa
"Censorship strategies include repression 2.0, masked political control and technology capture"
I marched and got the true picture first-hand, not from propaganda or social media’s limited view
Regulating the internet and social media, as the ANC would like to do, would be overreach and inconsistent with the characteristics of a democracy.
The world is deep in the throes of a disinformation era through fake news, alternative facts and post truth.
Those exposed of wrongdoing by vigilant reporters are exploiting the distrust and doubt that misinformation engenders.
Retrenchments, the threat of a media tribunal, a new Bill and mergers bode ill for newsrooms.