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Will the new media code rein in haters?

For the first time, online and social media texts are being regulated alongside printed material

The decolonised mind isn’t black and white

Glenda Daniels asks if it is the adoption of English that gives us the "grammar" of colonialism.

New press standards should inspire journalists to excellence

A wonderful opportunity in the form of a spanking new press code has presented itself to the media.

The media and the ANC’s paranoid gaze

In her book Fight for Democracy: The ANC and the Media in South Africa, Glenda Daniels explores the ruling party's relationship with the media.

Media tribunal rejected, but major press reforms mooted

The Press Freedom Commission has called for more public participation and a hierarchy of penalties, but rejected the idea of a media tribunal.

Fines on the cards for errant newspapers

A new regulatory regime is imminent for SA's newspaper industry wherein an independent regulator will have the power to impose fines on newspapers.

World Press Freedom Day to focus on ‘new voices’

A key theme for this year's World Press Freedom Day will be how to preserve and deepen the free speech gains symbolised by the Arab Spring.

Press hearings raise questions

NEWS ANALYSIS: There is little clarity about the form a media appeals tribunal is likely to take.

Speak up before you are gagged

Public hearings on the secrecy Bill is your last chance to make your voice heard.

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