Resources and analysis on the topic of media regulation, particularly for the A2 Media exam, Section B. Major case studies include the film industry, music video and the press, with major players such as Murdoch, OfCom and the government considered. If using materials from this blog, please credit the source - Dave Burrowes, Head of Media Studies @ St George's School
Social media and pressure groups regulating press?
Time permitting, I'll expand on this - its a topic I've raised before with the Lord Prescott example - but there is a case to be made that Twitter in particular, but also campaigns like No More Page Three, are more effective regulators of the press than IPSO (let alone its rivals!).
I wonder how The Sun will respond to its editor being awarded sexist of the year...
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