Tag Archives: churnalism

Worth Reading 9: Mauve Tuesday

Links! Links! Click ‘em while they’re hot! Arab regimes on edge – Foreign Policy looks at the fallout from the events in Tunisia Ike was right all along: The danger of the military-industrial complex – Looking back at that speech, fifty years on. Proof: Nadine Dorries lies about police investigations – Revenge is a dish […]

Rent-a-quote inflation

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post about the costs to councils generated by the Taxpayers Alliance. I just looked at the time spent by press officers dealing with the queries caused by their stories, but now PoliticalHackUK has gone a bit further and looked at the cost of the various Freedom of Information […]