An American free-speech campaigner dissects the ‘delusional elitism’ of those wanting to muzzle the tabloids.
Why the political class loves to peddle stories about the tabloids’ evil grip on the masses’ minds.
The unprecedented harrying to extinction of a tabloid newspaper is likely to have a chilling effect across the British media.
What the News of the World is alleged to have done is terrible and indefensible. But the fury about it is being driven by something else.
Recent coverage of celebrities’ sexual antics has been puerile, but it should not be judges who decide what we read.
Must-reads from the past week
Yes, the News of the World has behaved badly, but for New Labour bigwigs to complain about being snooped on... you couldn’t make it up.
Is reheating an old scandal about a Tory spindoctor and phone tapping at the News of the World really the best the Opposition can offer?