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#Alan Rusbridger

# alan-rusbridger - Last year 2021

Former Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger resigns from Future of Media Commission
# Stepping Down
# Stepping Down

Former Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger resigns from Future of Media Commission

Mar 14th 2021, 6:01 PM 19,656 Views 13 Comments

The former editor said he didn’t want his involvement to “be a distraction” from the Commission’s work.

Government of the view ex-Guardian editor should remain on at the Future of Media Commission
# Maria Cahill
# Maria Cahill

Government of the view ex-Guardian editor should remain on at the Future of Media Commission

Updated Mar 9th 2021, 6:57 PM 16,357 Views 0 Comments

The members of the Commission have said they “unanimously support the continued membership of Alan Rusbridger on the Commission”.

Máiría Cahill: apology by ex-Guardian editor over 2014 column 'not worth the paper it's written on'
# Alan Rusbridger
# Alan Rusbridger

Máiría Cahill: apology by ex-Guardian editor over 2014 column 'not worth the paper it's written on'

Mar 8th 2021, 12:46 PM 21,508 Views 0 Comments

The column in the newspaper questioned how the BBC investigated Cahill’s claim she was raped.

# alan-rusbridger - All time

Former Guardian editor says Facebook hoovered up over €20 million of its advertising income last year
# Cash Siphon
# Cash Siphon

Former Guardian editor says Facebook hoovered up over €20 million of its advertising income last year

Sep 10th 2016, 8:45 AM 11,759 Views 18 Comments

Alan Rusbridger says Facebook is “taking all the money” because “they have algorithms we don’t understand”.

Guardian editor defends publication of NSA leaks in the face of tough questioning
# The Guardian
# The Guardian

Guardian editor defends publication of NSA leaks in the face of tough questioning

Dec 3rd 2013, 5:03 PM 5,785 Views 17 Comments

Alan Rusbridger said he was “surprised” when committee chairman Keith Vaz asked him: “Do you love this country?”

Guardian editor faces grilling over Edward Snowden's NSA leaks
# Spying
# Spying

Guardian editor faces grilling over Edward Snowden's NSA leaks

Nov 8th 2013, 10:48 PM 6,857 Views 13 Comments

Alan Rusbridger has been asked to appear before the British parliament’s Home Affairs Select Committee next month.

Guardian editor: The British government forced us to destroy hard drives
# NSA Leaks
# NSA Leaks

Guardian editor: The British government forced us to destroy hard drives

Aug 20th 2013, 11:27 AM 8,269 Views 51 Comments

The Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger has said that senior government officials pressured his paper to destroy files related to its recent stories about the National Security Agency in the US.

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron
# Hacking
# Hacking

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron

Jun 14th 2012, 10:57 AM 11,151 Views 2 Comments

The inquiry set up in the wake of the phone hacking scandal at the News of the World continues to receive witness testimony today.

Watch: Journalists give evidence to Leveson inquiry
# Hacking
# Hacking

Watch: Journalists give evidence to Leveson inquiry

Feb 3rd 2012, 10:10 AM 17,774 Views 0 Comments

The inquiry set up in the wake of the News of the World hacking scandal continues to receive witness testimonies today.

Met police no longer seeking court orders against journalists over sources
# Hackgate
# Hackgate

Met police no longer seeking court orders against journalists over sources

Sep 20th 2011, 10:12 PM 114 Views 0 Comments

Scotland Yard is no longer looking for court orders to force journalists to reveal their sources behind certain phone hacking stories.

Assange 'threatened to sue Guardian' over Cablegate publication
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

Assange 'threatened to sue Guardian' over Cablegate publication

Jan 6th 2011, 2:20 PM 735 Views 0 Comments

A Vanity Fair article alleges that the WikiLeaks founder claimed ownership of the documents leaked from US embassies.