It’s entirely possible to be angry about elements of the US media not giving certain voices any airtime, while also being very angry about Putin’s murder of journalists — which is a rather more extreme and serious no-platforming of voices — and be uncomfortable with people taking money from a mouthpiece for such a regime.

A pity the original author seems so vexed about the former, but dismissive of the latter.

Blogging since 2001, journalisting (which isn’t a word, but should be) since 1994, and sleep-deprived since 2012. Journalism lecturer, consultant and trainer.

Blogging since 2001, journalisting (which isn’t a word, but should be) since 1994, and sleep-deprived since 2012. Journalism lecturer, consultant and trainer.