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The Cyberbullying moral panic

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Chris Berg and Simon Breheny

Bullying among children is a serious problem. At its tragic worst it can lead to suicide. But it is a serious social problem, not a technological one. Earlier this year, the Coalition government released a discussion paper ‘Enhancing Online...

Why the press gallery failed us, and why they will again

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | John Roskam and James Paterson

One of the most revealing stories in modern Australian politics comes from James Button-a speechwriter for Kevin Rudd for a short time in 2009. Button's recent and fascinating book, Speechless: A year in my father's business, details the now...

Where's ABC?

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Malcolm Colless

The Federal Government's reappointments to the board of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation put a political showpiece ahead of corporate commonsense. In an attempt to demonstrate that it could go where no other government had gone...

Is Facebook making our kids violent?

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Hugh Tobin

Moral panic is never too far away from the Australian media. The widespread claims that the internet is corrupting youth and encouraging violent behaviour completely misunderstands technology, the people who use it and the nature of crime itself....

Regretting privatisation: broadband and the 2007 election

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Chris Berg

From the Editor, July 2007

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Chris Berg

It's not often that the conservative federal government and the ABC's Media Watch work together. But the two find common cause on free speech and the internet. The Communications Legislation Amendment (Content Services) Bill 2007 is...

Big Brother vs Big Brother

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Hugh Tobin and Chris Berg

SiCKO: Michael Moore's latest fantasy

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Michael Tanner

How the Panama Canal was built: A regulatory fable

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Alan Moran

It's still their ABC

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE

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