Despite the website unable to process all the signatures, Kevin Rudd’s call for a royal commission into News Corp may lead nowhere.
News Corp’s coverage of the coronavirus has repeatedly ignored the science and incorrectly blamed minorities for the outbreak. It’s time we see it for what it is.
With the coronavirus now classified a pandemic, the responsibility now lies with the media to cover it properly.
While it seems Peter Dutton’s AFP will no longer actively pursue journalists who expose government secrets, the hunt for those who leak the information will continue.
Despite the negative rhetoric surrounding the decision, I believe that Ita Buttrose is a sound pick to steer the ABC into new waters. She serves no bias, and she marches to her own drum.