Culture & Communications

Report
15 June 2016

The Digital News Report: Australia 2016 is the second annual survey of its kind of news consumption in Australia. The Australian survey is part of a wider project involving 26 countries...

Website
26 September 2016

This website presents a major initiative from the Australian Library and Information Association to advocate for a fair, open, democratic society where information belongs to everyone.

Audio interview
22 September 2016

49% of respondents to a new Essential poll agree with the proposition that Muslims shouldn't be allowed to settle in Australia.

Blog post
19 September 2016

Mike Masnick looks at a recent Indian court decision regarding the photocopying of text books and 'fair use.'

Article
19 September 2016

This article argues that the Draft BBC Charter and Draft Framework Agreement, published on 15 September 2016, will stifle the BBC's independence.

Policy
15 September 2016

This web site contains the UK Government's draft BBC Charter and draft Framework Agreement and various explanatory documents which set out how the corporation should be run, structured and funded...

Report
15 September 2016

This report provides a snapshot on global broadband connectivity and offers a number of policy recommendations to enable affordable, universal and available Internet access. 

Blog post
15 September 2016

Cybersecurity continues to be a prominent issue in the US election race, writes Zoe Hawkins.

Report
15 September 2016

Can western governments maintain their commitment to a free press, something that distinguishes them from less savoury democratic regimes, whilst simultaneously compromising a fundamental...

Audio program
15 September 2016

Perth is set to become the nation's next capital city with just one metropolitan newspaper.