Tagged: Newspapers


New York Times to use the word ‘torture’ when describing torture

Executive editor Dean Baquet published a statement on Thursday announcing the change in style

US editor fired for ‘gaystapo’ blog sues publisher for religious discrimination

US editor fired for ‘gaystapo’ blog sues publisher for religious discrimination

He claims his constitutional rights have been violated

Adele Angelo Adkins damages

Adele’s son gets payout in privacy case

Corbis settles five-figure sum after legal action taken by parents of Angelo Adkins over photos distributed to English press

Edward Snowden Interview

Edward Snowden: ‘If I end up in chains in Guantánamo I can live with that’ – video interview

Edward Snowden, the NSA whistleblower, talks exclusively to Alan Rusbridger, editor-in-chief of the Guardian, and reporter Ewen MacAskill in Moscow. The 31-year-old former intelligence analyst discusses whether he is a Russian spy, his likely fate if he returns to the US and the relevance of George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four in the age of Google

Read more here and the full interview on Friday


Rupert Murdoch doesn’t understand climate change basics, and that’s a problem

The man whose media empire is the main source of global warming misinformation displays an awful misunderstanding of climate science in a Sky News interview

Bill Gates

Bill Gates creates instant book hit by revealing favourite business reading

Microsoft founder sends sales of John Brooks’s collected journalism rocketing on secondhand market and prompts ebook reissue