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Ian Burrell: Bill's new mission: to show the world the force for good that is a free press

Media Studies: Hands-on skills training comes from a pool of 200 British media experts

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Ian Burrell: Even Whitehouse would struggle to characterise TV today as filth

Media Studies: Today’s telly scandals concern matters other than bad language, nudity and fornication

Ian Burrell: Tailor-made and looking the part: is this the future of journalism?

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Ian Burrell: When disaster strikes in Africa, a nation is left to mourn alone

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Ian Burrell: 2012 was a tricky year for media titans. Will 2013 be any better?

Media Studies: The feature film on phone hacking is one that won’t be generating revenues for Twentieth Century Fox
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'If you took away the cartoons from Private Eye it would be very boring, a worthy, boring magazine'

Ian Burrell: Fashion and politics mean the 'Vice' is right

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Ian Burrell: Will reshuffle see more London hacks in NY?

Tom Mockridge's valedictory email to colleagues yesterday made clear his disappointment in a master he had served so well.

Ian Burrell: Those who fear control of the press might want to listen to this man

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The Leveson Report: instant reaction from the Twittersphere to this afternoon's publication

There was frenzied reaction on Twitter to the publication of the Leveson Report this afternoon. Here is a selection of highlights:

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Media Studies: We will oppose, as a matter of fundamental principle, any system of regulation imposed

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