Ugly battles between journalists, certain media houses and and political parties and their leaders have drawn a vivid picture of the challenges political journalists face in South Africa, es... Read more
In the run up to the 8 May elections, the lines between spin, bias, propaganda, misinformation and disinformation will be muddied and in many cases obliterated. Read more
Media analysis shows the media house making the most mention of Iqbal Survé is his own company, Independent Media, which gave him 70 mentions. Next up was Mail & Guardian with 28 mentions. Read more
Attacks on credibility and trust in media being undermined is a threat to media freedom. The viability of our public broadcaster is another. Read more
The real losers in the current SABC crisis are the public, the workers who will lose their jobs and credibility, and the entire media sector for a failed public broadcaster. Read more
It’s generally dangerous to quote Michael Jackson but William Bird is doing it to help those who are busy shouting at the SABC to grasp their own role in this unfolding crisis. Read more
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