The Guardian

Brooks 'Shocked, Appalled' By Milly Dowler Phone Hack Story

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK

Rebekah Brooks brought in a new policy at News International about email deletion, which she "may have had a personal interest in", a court has heard....

Ned Simons

Tory MP: No Evidence The Guardian Has Damaged National Security

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Politics

The "weak" committee of MPs that oversees the intelligence agencies is too ready to believe what it is told by Britain's spies and there is no evidenc...

Edward Snowden A 'Hero' In UK

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot and Sunny Freeman | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK

The majority of Brits believe surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden is a hero, according to a survey, and have a far more favourable view of the f...

The Week That Was: Who's Listening?

Carla Buzasi | Posted 26.12.2013 | UK
Carla Buzasi

As Europe's leaders have learnt to their detriment, cross Angela Merkel at your peril. Perhaps someone should have sent that memo to Barack Obama. The president was left short of excuses this week as yet another embarrassing revelation was handed out by former US intelligence operative Edward Snowden. The Guardian continued their NSA exposes with the news that 35 world leaders, Germany's chancellor included, have unwittingly been chatting away on their phones with America listing in.

India's PM Isn't Fussed About The New US Hacking Revelations

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.12.2013 | UK

India's 81-year-old prime minister does not own a mobile phone or use personal email, giving New Delhi "no cause for concern" about new US hacking rev...

How To Be A Spy - An Eight Point Guide for Presidents

Sal Thomas | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Sal Thomas

He may be the 044 President of the United States, but Obama is proving to be a piss-poor 007 when it comes to the spying game. So here's a handy cut-out-and-keep guide on surveillance that even a president could follow.

NSA Spied On 35 World Leaders

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK

The US National Security Agency monitored the telephone conversations of 35 world leaders after obtaining their numbers from an official in another go...

LOOK: Bizarre Advert For British Newspapers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK

A new advertising campaign has been launched, to highlight the best of the British newspaper industry. The adverts aim to highlight the "distinctiv...

Can Greenwald Save Lost Generation of Independent Journalists?

Mischa Wilmers | Posted 19.12.2013 | UK
Mischa Wilmers

I am often bemused when I hear discussions about the future of quality mainstream journalism. Most newspaper journalists accept their industry is in d...

Gary Younge: 'What Do I Tell My Son After Trayvon Martin's Murder?'

Joe Sandler Clarke | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Joe Sandler Clarke

The American government isn't working. By a strange quirk of the country's political system, the Republican Party was able to shut it down and brin...

The Guardian Was Right to 'Help Terrorists'

Sam Fowles | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Sam Fowles

It's a matter of supreme irony that The Daily Mail choose the same week in which they condemned the Royal Charter on Press Regulation as censorship, to invoke the language of McCarthy against a fellow newspaper.

David Cameron Accuses The Guardian Of 'Damaging National Security'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron has accused The Guardian of damaging Britain's national security by publishing articles based on classified intelligence information lea...

GOODBYE GLENN: Greenwald Quits The Guardian

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.12.2013 | UK

The Guardian journalist who worked with US whistleblower Edward Snowden on a string of security services exposes has announced he is to part from the ...

The Guardian vs The Mail vs The BBC

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK

The bitter war of words between the Mail and the Guardian over press freedom, morality and secrecy has seen the BBC sucked into the debate, with the M...

Cable Says Guardian Performed 'Public Service' With Snowden Leaks

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

A senior Liberal Democrat Cabinet minister today called for "proper political oversight" of the intelligence services in the wake of disclosures about...

'Most Catastrophic Loss To British Intelligence Ever'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK

Leaked details of security surveillance programmes by whistleblower Edward Snowden have been the "most catastrophic loss to British intelligence ever"...

MI5 Chief Andrew Parker Accuses Snowden Of Giving 'Gift' To Terrorists

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Exposing the "reach and limits" of listening post GCHQ causes enormous damage and hands the advantage to terrorists, the head of MI5 has warned in his...

Glenn Greenwald Versus Kirsty Wark

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK

The BBC’s Kirsty Wark took on the Guardian’s Glenn Greenwald, the journalist at the centre of the Edward Snowden NSA leak, on Newsnight on Thursda...

Rethinking the White Van Man

Django Wylie | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK
Django Wylie

Around a year ago, I had occasion to work with three other men on some construction projects for film sets. The work was scattered around a number of venues across London, and each job required various specialised tools...

Paul Vale

Could British Newspapers Move To US For Greater Protection Against Censorship?

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK

The future of British newspapers could be abroad, according to the editor of the Guardian. Speaking at a talk at the New York Public Library on Wednes...

Blair Aides Plotted To Stop Brown Becoming PM

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.09.2013 | UK Politics

Emails showing how Tony Blair's aides sought to counter what they viewed as Gordon Brown's coup to secure power at Number 10 have emerged. The message...

#FAIL

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK Politics

The editor of Newsnight has acknowledged a rather awkward Twitter spat in the closing credits of the BBC show. Newsnight marked Ian Katz’s Twitte...

Newsnight Denies Bias After Calling Rachel Reeves 'Boring Snoring'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK Politics

Newsnight editor Ian Katz has repeated his apology to Labour frontbencher Rachel Reeves for calling her "boring", but has rejected Labour's accusation...

Spike the Gloom - Journalism Has a Bright Future

The Conversation UK | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK
The Conversation UK

Whenever more than two journalists gather together to discuss the future of their business, the dialogue is usually depressing. This prevailing pessimism must change: we need a new conversation about what's happening to news. What's happening is better than many journalists think.

Interview: David Cromwell and David Edwards - Media Lens

Joe Sandler Clarke | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Joe Sandler Clarke

We don't have a functioning democracy, corporate journalism is "controlled and toxic", and the right-wing press are "propaganda organs for established greed". Welcome to the world as Media Lens sees it.