Journalism History Monday 17th October 2022

Daily review of UK and world papers, celebration of the history of photojournalism, media law and style-guide tips and global journalism stories for Monday 17th October 2022.

Review of UK papers. Broadsheets. Guardian: ‘Met failings let corrupt police stay in the force’, FT: ‘Truss fights for survival’, Telegraph: ‘We need stability not a soap opera’, and Times: ‘Vaccine for cancer by 2030, Covid pioneers say.’

Review of UK papers. Middle Markets. Mail: ‘Plot to oust Truss this week’, Independent: ‘Xi’s warning for future of Taiwan’, Express: ‘D-Day for PM- Will more U-turns save our economy?’ & i: Truss faces challenge within days.’

Review of UK papers. Tabloids. Scottish Daily Record: ‘Go now- call for PM to quit’, Metro: ‘Tories in Truss turmoil, the plot thickens’, Mirror: ‘PM on brink. Tory MPs- quit now’, & Star: ‘King to flog off Queen’s horses.’

Review of world papers. Times of India: ‘Staring at population decline, Xi vows policy to boost birth rate’, Global Times: ‘Xi stresses modernizing national defense’, Le Monde: ‘In China, the endless power of Xi Jinping’, & New York Times: ‘Inside Russia’s chaotic draft.’

Celebration of photojournalism history. A picture of 16 to 18 soldiers in the Turkish army with rifles and bayonets by George Bain news agency- likely to be between 1914 and 1918.

Turkish soldiers circa 1914-1918. Library of Congress LC-USZ62-80141 Public Domain

Style Tips. Times guide. ‘Gypsy/gypsy- Use cap when referring to the ethnic group defined in law, but lower case if using in a lifestyle, fashion or general sense, as in “gypsy style is the look for spring.” Entry expands on other ‘wandering groups’ in UK.

Media Law Tips. Ofcom found Moorlands community radio in breach of Broadcasting Code See:…/Ofcom-Final-Decision-Moorlands… ‘Material that implied a commercial arrangement was included in local news bulletins. In breach of Rule 10.3 of the Broadcasting Code.’

North American newspapers 17th October 2022

French newspapers 17th October 2022

Montage of world newspapers 17th October 2022

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