The transcripts of the official inquiry into the culture, practices and ethics of the press. More…

The symptoms would be unethical journalism, cowed politicians, a distorted national debate, closing newspapers. Causes -- well, there are multiple causes, everything. But one cause we focus on is media concentration that produces a culture of impunity that breeds unethical practice, a centre of power that intimidates politicians and leads to a dysfunctional relationship; and an unrepresentative power centre that distorts public debate.

So that's one problem we confront. The other problem is the growing economic crisis of journalism.

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