Where finance and media intersect with reality


Journalists Without Borders Need An Honour Code

The challenges facing media — notably fake news and growing pressure to limit free speech — will never be resolved by social media and publishing platforms applying highly subjective moderation and editing processes to speech and prose on their systems. The more they do so, the more they will drop their platform neutrality and become […]

Elon Won’t Save “Free Speech” by Buying Substack

Upon waking on Wednesday morning to find out that Elon was “open to the idea” of buying” Substack on Wednesday I felt somewhat compelled to air my views via the medium of a Twitter thread. Which I promptly did. Twitter threads, however, have their limitations, so I’m expanding on my thinking in long form by […]