Blog posts by year and month November 2010

Posts (63)

  1. President Dmitriy Medvedev has recently been using the microblogging service Twitter to show himself as an approachable Russian leader with a sense of humour. On 2 October, a Twitter user called Vladimir Solovykh tweeted to Medvedev's account KremlinRussia (above): "Are you real?" Just under t...

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  2. Whatever you think of Jon Stewart, his 'Rally to Restore Sanity' sticks an interesting question across the press coverage here of Al Qaeda's latest murderous plot. Sure, that wasn't its purpose; that was more about creating a counter-voice to the vehement certainties that dominate US mid-term ...

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  3. International news coverage may be declining in much of the Western media but at least people are talking about the trend, and what it might mean for news consumers. The respected Media Standards Trust is publishing a timely report, Shrinking World, which charts an extraordinary drop in the p...

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