Inspired union: strategies for journalism to flourish

Conference report by Tim Dawson NUJ freelances displayed an innovative range of strategies to survive and…

Status politics: could local newspapers be allowed to become charities?

Report by Tim Dawson With a UK Communications Bill White Paper expected in early 2013, there…

Public interest journalism takes a kangaroo leap forward

Review by Alex Klaushofer. Today brings the launch of Australian news websiteThe Global Mail, one of…

From cooperation to crowd-funding: The case of Port Talbot

Report by Alex Klaushofer. Its bleak industrial landscape was the inspiration for Ridley Scott’s Blade Runner,…

Experts to debate not-for-profit models for journalism

Guest post by Tom Davies. We hear it so often it’s almost become a cliché: old…

Bureau of Investigative Journalism celebrates first birthday

Case study by Alex Klaushofer. The Bureau of Investigative Journalism, the not-for-profit organisation established to help…

Foundation funding reveals murky world of farm subsidies

Case study by Tim Dawson. Michael Heseltine always enjoyed being considered one of the ‘big beasts’…

American innovations fill news gap

A round of awards for journalistic innovation from the US highlight some of the emerging solutions…

The cooperative – an old model for new journalism?

Could one of the new models for journalism include a time-honoured model – the cooperative? It…

The quest for a new model for journalism

What is the new model that will sustain the journalism of the future? The posts below…