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    The Joy of Six

    The cancellation of the Scottish Six broadcast is the end of one of Scotland’s longest-running media sagas. It’s an issue that used to be a […]

    Mike Small 19th Feb'17 16
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    Simon Brooke 17th Feb'17 25
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    Britain at Low Tide

    John Young explores the British nationalism of broadcast media. Here’s some of the programmes with Britain or British added to the title in recent years […]

    John Young 4th Feb'17 24
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    Off the Record

    Daily Record journo sacked for calling Celtic fans ‘paedos’ by Andy Muirhead A Daily Record journalist has been sacked following comments posted on twitter in […]

    Andy Muirhead 21st Jan'17 3
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    Trump, the Scottish Media and Yes2

    Richard Walker’s presentation to the SIC Build Yes conference is a challenging argument that many readers may struggle with. His idea is that we as a […]

    18th Jan'17 9
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    BBC Question Time Cosy Friends Update

    Earlier this week we broke the story of the BBC’s Fake Audiences on Question Time, and received a response from them yesterday – which seemed to […]

    Mike Small 7th Dec'16 33
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    Fake Audiences Update

    We recently raised questions about the role of the ‘Audience Producer’ for BBC Question Time and her role in manipulating and manufacturing audiences (‘BBC Question […]

    Mike Small 6th Dec'16 25
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    Kirsty Strickland 23rd Nov'16 18
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    Dermot Murnaghan Loses it

    Here is an exchange you’ll want to see. This is ‘the news’ in which a man with extreme right-wing views is berated for not wearing […]

    Mike Small 16th Nov'16 19
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    Scotland 2021

    Launching Scotland 2021 at the 20th Radical Book Fair, Out of the Blue, Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh at 7.30pm What kind of country do you want […]

    Mike Small 29th Oct'16 15
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    Living in a Dictatorship

    We’ve become so used to a sort of Jockalypse Now racism in the English press, the like of which would create a cascade of condemnation […]

    Mike Small 19th Oct'16 43
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    Technically, technically, technically. You’ll be sick of that word by the end of this blog. But that’s what it’s all about folks, and I want […]

    Angela Haggerty 9th Oct'16 18
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    New Media Futures

    A Media Free of ‘The Axis of Corruption: Westminster, The City and the Media Establishment’: Scotland’s Independent Future Will Depend on It by John O’Dowd. […]

    John O'Dowd 5th Oct'16 20

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