Days after Facebook pulled the plug on News in the country, The Treasury Laws Amendment (News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code) Bill 2021 passed after a series of amendments.
As Facebook pulls news sites offline, prime minister Scott Morrison is unbowed, telling social media users he "won't be intimidated" by big tech.
Move comes in response to Australia's new media bargaining law that came into effect overnight.
Research confirms that the general public can tell the difference between an unsafe platform and a quality news publisher. So why can’t our industry, asks a UK news publishing marketer.
Unpredictability aside, brands should support the democratic process and quality journalism.
Covid-19 has both exacerbated the imbalance of news and undermined the legitimacy of many news organisations. In this critical environment, Campaign speaks to the BBC, Bloomberg and CNN on the measures they have in place to address balance and representation.
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