TUC Conference - Taking on the Media Barons: How can we make the media fair for all?
Saturday 17th March, 10-4pm, TUC Congress House, 23-28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS
- Media ownership and regulation are in the spotlight as never before.
- Revelations about the conduct of Murdoch-owned papers have pitched the press into crisis.
- The Leveson Inquiry is lifting the lid on the truth behind the headlines and there is now a once in a generation chance for real reform.
- On Saturday 17 March, politicians, union representatives, journalists, campaigners, commentators and academics will debate how we can reform the media.
, Confirmed speakers include:
• Frances O'Grady TUC Deputy General Secretary
• Michelle Stanistreet NUJ General Secretary
• Tony Burke Assistant General Secretary Unite
• Granville Williams Campaign for Press and
• Tom O'Malley Professor of Media Aberystwyth
• James Curran Co-ordinating Committee for
• Natalie Fenton Professor of Media and
Communications Goldsmiths College
• Jim Boumelha International Federation of Journalists
• Luke Crawley Assistant General Secretary BECTU
• John Hendy QC NUJ counsel at the Leveson Inquiry
• Harriet Harman Shadow Secretary of State for
Culture, Media and Sport
£10 registration or £6 unwaged
Cost includes refreshments and lunch.
For more information, reserve a place or
to pay by cheque:
Contact Mike Smith
Tel: 020 7467 1228
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