Author: Josh White

Once upon a time, Fleet Street was where the news was manufactured. Tens of thousands of people worked day and night to ensure the stories were written, edited and went to press on time. (More…)

Somehow Piers Morgan became the big story of last week.  This wasn’t a natural outcome. (More…)

A white man stepped foot onto the shores of a remote beautiful island in the South Pacific. His name was John Frum. (More…)

Global media is a battleground. Every country has an army of journalists on standby to defend its national interests – or at least the interests of the people who happen to run the country. (More…)

Shock jocks have been a defining part of American radio for decades. UK media loves to ape the US and has been trying to build a personality-driven radio culture for many years. (More…)

The race to the bottom is on. With the launch of GB News and UK News TV in the offing, British news media is about to get even worse. (More…)

I keep trying to forget about Brexit, but the Leavers won’t let us. Brexiteers are triumphant, though not all of them feel so victorious – despite getting almost everything they wanted. At least the Tories will have to own this failure. (More…)

The UK is heading for a Brexit dreamscape amid talk of deploying the navy to “defend our fish”. (More…)