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Editorial: Our dishonesty harms journalism
Editorial: Our dishonesty harms journalism
Journalism is in a dangerous moment: our work is crucial as different forces vie for control over this country and the ability to turn the levers...
Defamation law’s face is changing
Defamation law’s face is changing
With big-money claims in rapidly heard defamation cases seemingly increasing, legal reporter Franny Rabkin takes a look at why this is...
[Video]Your questions on the new press code: Highlights
[Video]Your questions on the new press code: Highlights
M&G editor-in-chief Nic Dawes and press ombud Joe Thloloe chatted through the changes for SA journalism in our weekly live video. Watch the highlights.
New press standards should inspire journalists to excellence
New press standards should inspire journalists to excellence
No pun necessarily intended, although there are more severe punishments in store now for transgressors.
Live video: What the new press code means for you
Live video: What the new press code means for you
Watch our live video with M&G editor-in-chief Nic Dawes and press ombud Joe Thloloe to find out about your rights when it comes to journalism in SA....
Membership criteria need urgent review
Membership criteria need urgent review
The events of last Friday at the Cape Town Press Club have now gone viral. Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson was scheduled to address the press club a day after her budget vote speech. Her appearance, she was advised, was to...
Media self-regulation is ideal
Media self-regulation is ideal
The most remarkable thing about the ANC's input at hearings of the Press Freedom Commission this week was not its determination to create a media...
Plagiarism oversight prompts press code concerns
Plagiarism oversight prompts press code concerns
The amended press code does not properly define or address plagiarism, Financial Mail editor Barney Mthombothi said at the Press Freedom...
Zapiro slams new press code
Zapiro slams new press code
The new South African press code is "defensive", according to world-renowned cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro, better known as Zapiro. He is...
Broader public called to comment
Broader public called to comment
The head of the newly formed Press Freedom Commission (PFC), former chief justice Pius Langa, has invited the full gamut of grassroots organisations, including stokvels, clubs, sports organisations, entertainment bodies, labour unions and spiritual and political formations, to voice...
Sowetan to apologise to Buthelezi
Sowetan to apologise to Buthelezi
The press ombudsman on Monday ordered the Sowetan to publish a front page apology for running a story that sought to damage the credibility of Inkatha Freedom Party president Mangosuthu Buthelezi....
Newspaper ordered to apologise to DA's Zille
Newspaper ordered to apologise to DA's Zille
The deputy press ombudsman on Tuesday ruled against the Sowetan newspaper and ordered it to apologise to Democratic Alliance leader Helen...

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