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The Crisis in British Journalism

Byline Times investigates media monopolies, their proximity to politicians, and how the punditocracy doesn't hold power to account

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EXCLUSIVE 81% of Downing Street Media Meetings Held with Right-Wing Newspapers

, 14 December 2021
Sam Bright reveals more details about the intimate relationship between Boris Johnson’s administration and members of the establishment media

EXCLUSIVE Qatari Officials, Tabloid Supremos and Conservative Donors: Ministers’ Meetings Revealed

, 23 July 2021
Sam Bright delves into the new records showing who has had the ear of Government ministers

When Truth Matters More: The Case for Scrutinising GB News

, 14 June 2021
We cannot simply ignore the new network, contends Sam Bright

EXCLUSIVE GB News Part-Owned by Two Conservative Lords

, 4 June 2021
The controversial new platform has been backed by two Tory grandees, reports Sam Bright

EXCLUSIVE GB News Founder Says Platform Could Campaign Against Anti-Brexit MPs, Lords and Officials

, 25 May 2021
The new network looks set for a showdown with Ofcom, reports Sam Bright

‘Gold Standard of Broadcasting Impartiality’? New BBC Board Member Sir Robbie Gibb Recently Championed Boris Johnson

, 30 April 2021
The latest appointment to the BBC’s executive team said the Prime Minister has ‘all too often been misunderstood and maligned’ only four months ago, reports Sam Bright

Westminster’s Apathy Over ‘Let Bodies Pile High’ Allegations

, 26 April 2021
Some sections of the mainstream media are downplaying or distorting claims that the Prime Minister voiced a stark disregard for people’s lives during the Coronavirus crisis, says Sam Bright

‘We’re Living in a Bizarre Fantasy World’: Alastair Campbell on Boris Johnson, Brexit and Labour

, 12 April 2021
The former Downing Street communications chief is incensed about the state of politics and the media

EXCLUSIVE ‘Relationship Management’: Daily Mail Pressured Government to Delete Tweet Criticising ‘Misleading’ COVID Article

, 7 April 2021
For fear of upsetting the newspaper, the Government removed a rebuttal of one of its stories, Freedom of Information requests reveal

Incarcerated by Myths: The Meghan and Harry Affair Has Exposed the Fact-Free Press

, 10 March 2021
The distortion of truth, for political and commercial gain, underpins the British newspaper industry, says Sam Bright

EXCLUSIVE Cummings and Cain Held Private Meeting With New BBC Boss on Day of Internal Market Bill Vote

, 9 February 2021
Sam Bright reports on how the Prime Minister’s former top advisors met with Tim Davie on the day of a Brexit vote that threatened to break international law

EXCLUSIVE Rupert Murdoch in Series of Meetings With Boris Johnson and High-Profile Ministers

, 8 February 2021
The right-wing billionaire gained unprecedented access to ministers, reports Sam Bright

Plastic Patriotism: GB News’ Foreign Funders

, 19 January 2021
Andrew Neil’s Union-Jack-branded platform is backed by a range of foreign and right-wing interests, reports Sam Bright

New BBC Chairman has Donated Over £400,000 to the Conservative Party

, 6 January 2021
The public service broadcaster’s new figurehead is a prolific Conservative Party donor, reports Sam Bright

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