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Newsaholics Anonymous

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I’m Lionel, I’m a news-aholic

BY Lionel Shriver / 11 mins

Can journalism survive the onslaught of social media?

BY Emily Bell / 10 mins

This post is not about the porn star, Stormy Daniels…

BY Tim Montgomerie / 2 mins

Don’t trust third parties or courts or fact-checkers to give voters the ‘truth’. They’re all puppet masters.

BY Graeme Archer / 5 mins

No news is bad news: Political engagement slumps where local coverage does

BY Geoff Heath-Taylor / 1 min

UnHerd’s focus: the significant rather than the new

BY Tim Montgomerie / 3 mins

Who is more trivial – the President who Tweets or the media that endlessly covers his Tweets?

BY Tim Montgomerie / 2 mins

John F Kennedy, UnHerdian

BY Tim Montgomerie / 1 min

Jonathan Dimbleby: When ITV was often as good as the BBC (and sometimes better)

BY Tim Montgomerie / 2 mins

Jonathan Dimbleby: Politics is important but current affairs can focus too much upon it

BY Tim Montgomerie / 1 min

Jonathan Dimbleby: Politicians are gaining because forensic interviews are being replaced by rude interviewers

BY Tim Montgomerie / 2 mins

Britain’s newspaper industry won’t be apologising for 936 speculative but incorrect stories about Brexit strategy

BY Tim Montgomerie / 2 mins

Jonathan Dimbleby: ‘Not enough people double-check what they want to believe’

BY Tim Montgomerie / 1 min

Who would you put on the front page? The murderous King Herod? The decadent seductress, Salome? Pilate, Rome’s powerful governor? Or a carpenter from Nazareth?

BY Allan Mallinson / 10 mins

Jonathan Dimbleby: Listening to today’s constantly transmitting journalists, I worry they lack thinking time

BY Tim Montgomerie / 2 mins

Jonathan Dimbleby: We all like gossip and 24/7 news distracts from what matters

BY Tim Montgomerie / 1 min

To earn big money in US ‘news’ you should provide heat, not light

BY Henry Olsen / 5 mins

History on TV – the good, the bad and the ugly

BY Annabel Venning / 1 min

How – through the news – we see our planet

BY Ian Birrell / 1 min

Trump trumps the tech news

BY Nigel Cameron / 5 mins

Why I’ll always be a news-aholic

BY Lionel Shriver / 6 mins

I’m Peter, I am not a newsaholic

BY Peter Franklin / 2 mins

Audiocast: Is our news industry undermining the West?

BY Tim Montgomerie / 2 mins

A new schedule for Radio 4’s Today programme (involving less today and a lot more yesterday and tomorrow)

BY Tim Montgomerie / 3 mins

Donald Trump isn’t the only person who consumes too much news

BY Tim Montgomerie / 1 min

Biased. Negative. Remote. News industry gets low marks from Brits and Americans

BY Tim Montgomerie / 3 mins

News is history – and we should make it history

BY Allan Mallinson / 5 mins