Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Matters for Further Investigation

What does the prevalently aggressive journalese and intrusive reporting through the mainstream Australian media say about Australian culture more generally?

Quite a few of Australia's political and economic journalists are currently, probably locked up in Parliament House in Canberra with a pile of budget documents.  That should keep them out of trouble for a little while.


But what should they and their colleagues really be examining?

Australia's politicians are often even more aggressive than the worst Australian journalists.  The best journalists often sound exasperated as a consequence.

Here are a few suggestions from the elegantly egalitarian Adelaide Adagia News Ensemble:


 Here are a few more matters for further investigation: