Category : The Sun

“Don’t Buy The Sun” campaign gathers momentum

alt informationOne year on from the exonerating Hillsborough inquest verdict, a campaign has gathered momentum. Its message is simple: “Don’t Buy The Sun”.

Padraig Reidy: Imagine being Katie Hopkins

alt informationWhat if your job, your career, was winding up an entire nation?

Padraig Reidy: Page 3 is an example of how free speech works

Fundamentally, The Sun’s topless Page 3 is an example of how free speech is supposed to work.

Index Index – International free speech round up 06/02/13

Index Index - International free speech round up 06/02/13

Index Index – International free speech round up 05/02/13

Index Index - International free speech round up 05/02/13

The Leveson effect

What should the Inquiry do? As little as possible, suggests Trevor Kavanagh. The press does not need licences like dogs and gun owners

Gordon Brown refutes Rebekah Brooks's account of relationship with News International

Gordon Brown has denied that his wife Sarah gave consent to the Sun to run a 2006 story about their son suffering from cystic fibrosis, contesting the evidence given to the Leveson Inquiry by the paper’s then-editor Rebekah Brooks. The former prime minister told the Leveson Inquiry this morning that there was “no question ever of explicit permission” […]

"If the tone of newspapers had been different in the last 20 years, we'd have 30,000 fewer prisoners" – Ken Clarke tells Leveson

Marta Cooper: "If the tone of newspapers had been different in the last 20 years, we'd have 30,000 fewer prisoners", Ken Clarke tells Leveson

Campbell defends Labour relationship with Murdoch

Marta Cooper: Campbell defends Labour relationship with Murdoch

Brooks email puts further pressure on Hunt

Marta Cooper: Brooks email puts further pressure on Hunt

Rupert Murdoch: Brown "declared war" on News Corp

Rupert Murdoch: Brown "declared war" on News Corp

UK: Ryan Giggs loses privacy damages claim against the Sun

A damages claim by Manchester United and Wales footballer Ryan Giggs against the Sun newspaper was thrown out by the High Court today. Giggs claimed that the tabloid had “misused” private information, and said he was entitled to claim damages for distress and breach of a right to privacy. Giggs was granted an injunction in April 2011 […]