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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? | 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...


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.

People Powered Media

Katherine Sladden | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK Politics
Katherine Sladden

Congratulations! You are more powerful than Rupert Murdoch. Jeff Bezos may be the billionaire owner of Amazon but he's got nothing on you. Not, that is, according to the Guardian. In it's annual power survey of the British media landscape the Guardian has awarded "you" - the people - top billing, the most powerful force in British media today.

Why Kevin Spacey Should Become a Newspaper Editor

Grant Feller | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Grant Feller

Kevin Spacey, alias fiendish Keyser Soze from The Usual Suspects, will no doubt always be remembered for one of the great lines of cinema: 'The greate...

WATCH: Matt Damon Praises 'Conscientious' NSA Whistleblower Edward Snowden

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK

Matt Damon has entered the NSA surveillance row by speaking out in favour of whistleblower Edward Snowden. In an interview for the Alternate Cinema sh...

UK Government Source For Indy Spy Base Story, Says Snowden

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 23.08.2013 | UK

Whistleblower Edward Snowden has never spoken to the Independent to reveal a secret UK spying base in the Middle East, the Guardian claimed on Friday....

Decoding the New Security System

Agnes Callamard | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Politics
Agnes Callamard

Harassment of journalists is a clear violation of the right to freedom of expression, which is protected by the UK's domestic law and international law. Extending such harassment to members of a journalist's family is utterly appalling.

The Week In Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.08.2013 | UK Comedy

Ben Affleck IS Batman. David Cameron IS injured. AND a fan of shooting. AND on holiday. Yes, it's all been happening this week... unless you're Da...

Independent Reviewer To Examine Police Anti-Terror Powers Over David Miranda Detention

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK

Following the detention of David Miranda at Heathrow on Sunday, the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation has announced he will examine the us...

First They Came for the Whistleblowers, Then They Came for Journalists

Justin Schlosberg | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK
Justin Schlosberg

One thing has been made abundantly clear by events over the last week: the real threat to press freedom in Britain stems not from any statutory regulation of the press - against which editors have waged a sustained and indignant campaign over the last year. It stems rather from the application and abuse of existing legislation and norms.

The Only Thing the Residents of Balcombe Hate More Than Fracking Is Anti-Fracking Demonstrators

Matthew Phillips | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Politics
Matthew Phillips

I agree emphatically with the cause of the protesters. Really I do! I simply question their methods and, 'frackly', I can't imagine anything worse than super-gluing myself to a fence. If fracking does indeed become a permanent feature of UK energy policy and production, it is likely to bore thousands of large holes into our 'green and pleasant land'.

Theresa May Police 'Right' To Detain David Miranda Under Anti-Terror Laws

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Politics

Theresa May has defended the use of anti-terror laws to detain the partner of the Guardian journalist behind a series of stories exposing the activiti...

Nick Clegg Sanctioned Mission To Destroy Guardian Data

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg has confirmed reports that top civil servant Sir Jeremy Heywood was sent to warn The Guardian to destroy classified data it had received fr...