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Date set for independence referendum

It was announced in Edinburgh today, by First Minister Alex Salmond, that the Scottish independence referendum will take place on 18 September 2014. Voters will be asked “Should Scotland be an independent country?” with the answer options of yes or … Continue reading

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The man who leaked the Leveson Report.

That blue booklet is something the British press have feared since the start of the Leveson Inquiry- the final report. However now that the Leveson Report is out, loud, and proud we journalists can take a deep breath. So what are … Continue reading

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Memes – making politics funny

Now, this is a story which made me laugh this week. ‘Binders full of Big Bird: The risk and benefits of reporting on memes.’ For those who are unaware of what meme is well it can be many things, an … Continue reading

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