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# journalism - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Mary Raftery's articles are set to be re-published online
# Investigative Journalism
# Investigative Journalism

Mary Raftery's articles are set to be re-published online

Oct 15th 2014, 10:29 AM 4,917 Views 10 Comments

The journalist’s documentaries ‘States of Fear’ and ‘Cardinal Sins’ highlighted child abuse in schools and the Catholic Church.

# journalism - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

HSE puts pressure on newspaper to reveal its source on hospital waiting lists
# Journalism
# Journalism

HSE puts pressure on newspaper to reveal its source on hospital waiting lists

Oct 8th 2014, 8:02 AM 6,433 Views 21 Comments

However the Sunday Business Post is not budging.

# journalism - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Cruyff on football's lost values and Roger Goodell's parental paradox; it's the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
From The42
# Essential Reading

Cruyff on football's lost values and Roger Goodell's parental paradox; it's the week's best sportswriting

Sep 14th 2014, 9:30 AM 4,732 Views 0 Comments

Also, the divisive Joey Barton talks Immanuel Kant while a NBA curiosity is remembered.

# journalism - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Yoink! UTV Ireland have poached editor of RTÉ's Six One
# Jumped The Fence
# Jumped The Fence

Yoink! UTV Ireland have poached editor of RTÉ's Six One

Sep 11th 2014, 3:34 PM 15,276 Views 45 Comments

Marcus Lehnen will join the new station as head of news.

# journalism - Sunday 7 September, 2014

The GAA's role in the NFL's future and the craziest stunt in wresting; it's the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

The GAA's role in the NFL's future and the craziest stunt in wresting; it's the week's best sportswriting

Sep 7th 2014, 9:05 AM 4,537 Views 0 Comments

Why would you go outside when there is so much good stuff you haven’t read yet.

# journalism - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Opinion: 'These human rights abuses have a very real and clear link to Ireland'
# Oppression
# Oppression

Opinion: 'These human rights abuses have a very real and clear link to Ireland'

Sep 2nd 2014, 8:30 AM 72 Views 13 Comments

Ireland has the potential to make a difference in two situations that have been raising concerns for human rights groups.

# journalism - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Opinion: The killing and imprisonment of journalists should concern us all
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: The killing and imprisonment of journalists should concern us all

Aug 24th 2014, 8:30 AM 92 Views 34 Comments

Worrying press arrests in Ferguson and the grisly murder of James Foley underlines it is in all of our interests to ensure journalists can report without fear.

# journalism - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Debate Room: Was the New York Post's front page photo of James Foley unethical?
# Controversy
# Controversy

Debate Room: Was the New York Post's front page photo of James Foley unethical?

Aug 21st 2014, 10:36 AM 75 Views 45 Comments

We look in more detail at an issue which has caused widespread anger…

# journalism - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Opinion: James Foley's death shows that graphic, unregulated footage is just a click away
# Digital Age
# Digital Age

Opinion: James Foley's death shows that graphic, unregulated footage is just a click away

Aug 20th 2014, 8:00 PM 530 Views 87 Comments

Are the general public ready for the stark reality of raw, amateur content – often from war zones – to be part of their mainstream media publications and broadcasts?

# journalism - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Paul Kimmage: 'The game is up for the kind of journalism that I practice'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Paul Kimmage: 'The game is up for the kind of journalism that I practice'

Jul 27th 2014, 10:00 AM 38,708 Views 54 Comments

The Irish journalist is the subject of a new documentary about his troubled relationship with the sport of cycling.

# journalism - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

'From time to time, we screw up': Sky News reporter on picking up MH17 luggage
# Colin Brazier
# Colin Brazier

'From time to time, we screw up': Sky News reporter on picking up MH17 luggage

Jul 22nd 2014, 3:46 PM 24,588 Views 53 Comments

Colin Brazier has publicly apologised for the incident.

# journalism - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Sky News apologises after reporter rifled through luggage of MH17 passenger
# Mistake
# Mistake

Sky News apologises after reporter rifled through luggage of MH17 passenger

Jul 20th 2014, 7:51 PM 78,730 Views 106 Comments

“We shouldn’t really be doing this,” reporter Colin Brazier said on air.

# journalism - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Andy Coulson found guilty but Rebekah Brooks cleared at phone hacking trial
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Andy Coulson found guilty but Rebekah Brooks cleared at phone hacking trial

Jun 24th 2014, 12:03 PM 9,047 Views 40 Comments

The trial at the Old Bailey in London had lasted 8 months.

# journalism - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Press Council wants to "embrace new as well as legacy media"
# Online Media
# Online Media

Press Council wants to "embrace new as well as legacy media"

May 29th 2014, 8:30 PM 5,482 Views 18 Comments

Chairman says the move of TheJournal.ie into the Council – a first for a major online publication – shows belief that best practice in journalism is ‘platform-neutral’.

# journalism - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Video column: The Writer – the life and work of Tim Pat Coogan
# Dubliners
# Dubliners

Video column: The Writer – the life and work of Tim Pat Coogan

May 18th 2014, 7:30 PM 182 Views 6 Comments

As part of a series of interviews with Dubliners, journalist Eoin Lynch and photographer Deirdre Brennan speak to writer and journalist Tim Pat Coogan.

# journalism - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Fifteen years on, how States of Fear changed Irish society
# Groundbreaking
# Groundbreaking

Fifteen years on, how States of Fear changed Irish society

May 3rd 2014, 8:45 AM 13,370 Views 4 Comments

An event is being held to mark the anniversary of the programme which shed a light on a dark part of Irish society.

# journalism - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Mark Little: Journalists filled in gaps on MH370 plane with 'baseless speculation'
# Journalism
# Journalism

Mark Little: Journalists filled in gaps on MH370 plane with 'baseless speculation'

Mar 26th 2014, 7:45 AM 12,906 Views 28 Comments

The founder of Storyful was critical of how broadcasters filled programmes with discussion and conspiracy theories in lieu of facts.

# journalism - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Guess where Ireland ranks in the world in terms of press freedom...
# Free Speech
# Free Speech

Guess where Ireland ranks in the world in terms of press freedom...

Feb 18th 2014, 8:35 PM 46,233 Views 144 Comments

Hint: We’re doing better than countries like China and North Korea.

# journalism - Thursday 6 February, 2014

How the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover went from conservative to tops optional
# Cover Story
From The42
# Cover Story

How the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover went from conservative to tops optional

Feb 6th 2014, 9:00 PM 18,119 Views 4 Comments

It started as a five-page supplement in the 60s. And is now a publishing phenomenon.

# journalism - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Damien Kiberd: Are whistleblowers saints? The ethics can be complicated.
# Stranger Than Fiction
# Stranger Than Fiction

Damien Kiberd: Are whistleblowers saints? The ethics can be complicated.

Feb 2nd 2014, 8:00 AM 360 Views 24 Comments

As Ireland has discovered following the row over the cancellation of penalty points for motoring offences, the ethics of whistleblowing can be most complicated, writes Damien Kiberd.

# journalism - Monday 27 January, 2014

Journalists from rival Syrian sides come close to blows in Geneva
# Press Pit
# Press Pit

Journalists from rival Syrian sides come close to blows in Geneva

Jan 27th 2014, 1:30 PM 5,581 Views 24 Comments

UN security guards have had to step in on occasion as reporters fling slurs and abuse across press room.

# journalism - Friday 24 January, 2014

Column: Ignorance, avoidance, distortion – media coverage of the Corrib gas project has failed
# Mayo
# Mayo

Column: Ignorance, avoidance, distortion – media coverage of the Corrib gas project has failed

Jan 24th 2014, 3:18 PM 461 Views 69 Comments

The Irish media has failed to properly report on the local community’s resistance to Shell in Mayo. The reason? Journalism has fewer and fewer resources to filter the truth from the propaganda, Harry Browne writes.

# journalism - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Up to 50 journalists to lose jobs as Dublin office faces closure
# Newspapers
# Newspapers

Up to 50 journalists to lose jobs as Dublin office faces closure

Jan 23rd 2014, 10:48 PM 28,849 Views 22 Comments

Real-time Editing & Design is set to close after Independent Newspapers informed them they would not be renewing their contract.

# journalism - Monday 30 December, 2013

Award-winning journalist arrested in Egypt as Muslim Brotherhood labelled a 'terrorist organisation'
# War Reporting
# War Reporting

Award-winning journalist arrested in Egypt as Muslim Brotherhood labelled a 'terrorist organisation'

Dec 30th 2013, 8:12 AM 5,952 Views 9 Comments

Peter Greste, a former BBC journalist currently working for Al-Jazeera, won the prestigious Peabody award in 2011.

# journalism - Monday 2 December, 2013

'Reckless journalism' could affect Thomas Byrne's prison safety, claims lawyer
# Thomas Byrne
# Thomas Byrne

'Reckless journalism' could affect Thomas Byrne's prison safety, claims lawyer

Dec 2nd 2013, 8:00 PM 13,827 Views 23 Comments

A number of newspaper reports claiming that Byrne had acted on behalf of suspected criminal figures were rejected in court today.

# journalism - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

UK newspapers go to court to block press regulation system
# Press Regulation
# Press Regulation

UK newspapers go to court to block press regulation system

Oct 30th 2013, 11:45 AM 4,871 Views 14 Comments

The publishers are seeking an injunction over a new charter drawn up by Britain’s three main political parties after their proposals for a self-regulation were rejected.

# journalism - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Banner tactics, Ali, Lineker on MOTD; it’s the week’s best sports writing
# Reading
From The42
# Reading

Banner tactics, Ali, Lineker on MOTD; it’s the week’s best sports writing

Oct 6th 2013, 7:19 AM 2,770 Views 0 Comments

Put the kettle on and get stuck into this lot.

# journalism - Monday 16 September, 2013

Should we direct our distaste at airhead figures like Roz Flanagan – or the system that creates them?
# Column
# Column

Should we direct our distaste at airhead figures like Roz Flanagan – or the system that creates them?

Sep 16th 2013, 1:00 PM 877 Views 91 Comments

A profile piece on one of TV3′s “Dublin Housewives” caused quite a stir yesterday. And what a convenient place to direct the mob’s ire; an over-privileged reality TV star rather than our own imbalanced society, writes Lisa McInereny.

# journalism - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

RTÉ's moving obituary piece on the life and career of Colm Murray
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

RTÉ's moving obituary piece on the life and career of Colm Murray

Jul 30th 2013, 1:33 PM 21,967 Views 46 Comments

The much-loved sports broadcaster has died aged 61 following a battle against motor neurone disease.

# journalism - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

17 years on: Veronica Guerin remembered for courage and determination
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

17 years on: Veronica Guerin remembered for courage and determination

Jun 26th 2013, 4:49 PM 16,496 Views 51 Comments

The 37-year-old was one of the first journalists in Ireland to take on the “big guys” of organised crime.

# journalism - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Ex-prison officer arrested in London media conduct probe
# Corruption
# Corruption

Ex-prison officer arrested in London media conduct probe

Jun 6th 2013, 10:06 AM 3,400 Views 1 Comment

The 39-year-old is being questioned in relation to suspected misconduct in office and corruption.

# journalism - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jun 2nd 2013, 10:00 AM 13,983 Views 5 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# journalism - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured
# Syria
# Syria

Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured

May 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,100 Views 7 Comments

The one-year anniversary of the death of young journalist Bassel Shehadeh, who was killed in a shelling attack by Syrian government forces, will be marked by a worldwide commemoration of his life and work.

# journalism - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Two journalists receive death threats from paramilitaries
# Press Freedom
# Press Freedom

Two journalists receive death threats from paramilitaries

May 15th 2013, 5:54 PM 10,809 Views 22 Comments

There has been condemnation of the threats against the two unidentified journalists who are based in Northern Ireland.

# journalism - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Irish journalist Declan Walsh ordered to leave Pakistan
# Journalism
# Journalism

Irish journalist Declan Walsh ordered to leave Pakistan

May 11th 2013, 3:51 PM 12,188 Views 8 Comments

The former Sunday Business Post journalist has been Pakistan bureau chief for the New York Times since January 2012.

# journalism - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Column: I'm a pro-choice TD and I’ve never pretended to be anything else
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: I'm a pro-choice TD and I’ve never pretended to be anything else

May 2nd 2013, 7:00 PM 19 Views 78 Comments

Labour TD Anne Ferris says a Sunday Independent article ‘revealing’ her beliefs about abortion is irrelevant because she has gone on public record expressing her pro-choice beliefs.

11 stories which prove local newspapers are absolutely delightful
# Read All About It
From The Daily Edge
# Read All About It

11 stories which prove local newspapers are absolutely delightful

May 2nd 2013, 6:00 PM 22,797 Views 27 Comments

What would we do without stories involving ‘poo thieves’?

# journalism - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Column: ‘I thought I did everything right – so why have I ended up here?’
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: ‘I thought I did everything right – so why have I ended up here?’

Apr 18th 2013, 7:00 PM 1,215 Views 149 Comments

Aoife O’Connor has gone to college, got good results, borrowed money to get more qualifications by doing a postgrad, but she still finds herself with no job. Here she asks why she can’t catch a break?

# journalism - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Broadcasting Authority launches €30,000 community scheme
# Broadcasting
# Broadcasting

Broadcasting Authority launches €30,000 community scheme

Apr 10th 2013, 6:51 PM 4,423 Views 4 Comments

The scheme allows broadcastors to evaluate their services on issues like targeting the audience in their franchise area.

# journalism - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

International students flock to Greece to study crisis
# Greece
# Greece

International students flock to Greece to study crisis

Apr 9th 2013, 7:15 AM 4,579 Views 8 Comments

The country has become a case study for those studying economics, political science and journalism.