Abbott Government and media ownership

1/ Truth or tabloid?

Read the following story and tweet your response.

MH370 crashed in ‘suicide mission’, Britain’s The Daily Telegraph newspaper reports

Media ownership is a contentious issue.

2/ Read these articles
The phone hacking scandal and Rupert Murchoch’s responsiblity.

Note the date this article was written.
Why is the date important?

3/ Independence of Media

Watch ‘The Changing Face of Media‘ on clickview.

4/ Media ownership in Australia

The growing threat to Australia’s media plurality 

Who owns Channel 10, 7 and 9
Who owns SBS and ABC
List the major media players in Australia (there are four)

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