Commentary on current affairs, the news media, and the state of journalism, February 2021.
Some humour from 2013, when I tangled with Google Plus zealots about the failed attempt to compete with Facebook.
Australian democracy is threatened by Chinese expansionism, unregulated corporate excesses, and its own neo-fascism.
True to form, News Corp executives give senate inquiry misinformation, disinformation, and outright lies.
Not the noir some claim, but an outstanding hybrid with a powerful performance from Ladd and impressive mises en scène.
The recent emergence of furtive and overt neo-fascism in some Western nations gives this film new meaning and power.