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Are online publications a quality substitute for newspapers?
Are online media, blogs and tweets able to do the job that the fourth estate has been doing?
In this Slow TV video, Paul Ramadge, Editor in Chief of The Age and Eric Beecher, Crikey Proprietor and former Editor of the Sydney Morning Herald debate the future of quality newspapers in Australia.
WikiLeaks US Embassy Cables is the site providing access to the 251,287 secret documents released into the public domain
TV News database is topical, current and relevant. Includes news and current affairs programmes from ABC and SBS. For example the Insiders shown on a Sunday morning is usually available by Tuesday online.Videos work best with the web browser, Internet Explorer
Analysis & Policy Observatory (APO) is a research focused website which includes many new reports on social issues concerning Australia and the world in general. It is updated weekly
Slow TV comprises discussions, debates, lectures on Australian political, social and cultural issues. It is a new median in providing relevant political content, linked to The Monthly magazine
Newsbank offers complete full-text content of more than 100 local, regional, and national newspapers. Covers community events, schools, politics, government policies, cultural activities, local companies, state industries, and people in the community. Paid advertisements are excluded. 90 international titles are also available for searching
News That Moves offers up-to-date news, weather and other information relevant to refugees and asylum seekers.