Des Freedman is Professor of Media and Communication Studies at Goldsmiths, University of London and an editor of the journal Global Media and Communication. He is the co-editor of The Assault on Universities (Pluto, 2011), and author of The Politics of Media Policy (Polity, 2008), Television Policies of the Labour Party (Routledge, 2003) and War and the Media (Sage, 2003).
A comprehensive and wide-ranging critique of the Guardian's journalism and political values
A manifesto and petition demanding radical new ways to save the higher education system in the UK.Read full article
As we approach the 200th anniversary of the Guardian‘s first edition, Des Freedman looks at it’s problematic coverage of direct action in the light of the recent Kill the Bill protests in the UK.Read full article