Chris Mitchell

FREEDOM OF SPEECH AND THE MEDIA

2019-07-17T12:01:14+10:00Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

Australian Federal Police raids on the offices of the ABC and the home of a journalist with The Australian provoked a heated debate over press freedom in Australia during June 2019. Predictably, the debate gained widespread media coverage as the Australian media voiced its collective disapproval of the raids. To offer a more nuanced appraisal [...]

The Media and Freedom of Speech – Two Views

2019-07-16T15:12:38+10:00Categories: Chris Kenny, Chris Mitchell, Function, Speaker|Tags: , , |

SPEAKER:      CHRIS KENNY (Author, columnist The Australian & Sky News presenter) & CHRIS MITCHELL (Columnist & former Editor-in-Chief, The Australian) DATE:             Thursday 11 July **Book from 26 June 2019** TIME:             5.30 for 6pm LIGHT REFRESHMENTS TOPIC:           The Media and Freedom of Speech – Two Views VENUE:          The Sydney Institute, Level 40, Governor Phillip Tower, [...]

Making Headlines

2017-04-20T14:26:45+10:00Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Chris Mitchell retired at the end of 2015 after more than 12 years as editor-in-chief of The Australian and 24 years as a daily newspaper editor at The Australian, The Courier Mail and Sunday Mail. As editor-in-chief of The Australian, Chris Mitchell ran the largest stable of journalists with the largest editorial budget in the [...]