A journalist's right to publish

  • Margaret Simons

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Interview with ABC Radio National - RN Drive Program

Period7 Feb 2018

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleA journalists right to publish
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletAustralian Broadcasting Corporation Radio National
    Media typeRadio
    DescriptionInformation about Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce’s intimate relationship with his new partner has fuelled the news cycle.

    The front page image of the heavily pregnant woman has sparked debate around the ethics of reporting on politicians' private lives.

    How much consideration should a journalist give to the potential impact of a story when deciding what to publish?
    Producer/AuthorABC Radio National
    PersonsMargaret Simons