Tag Archives: human rights

Lincoln receives ‘red’ status for freedom of speech in new report

The University of Lincoln and the Students’ Union have been given an overall ‘red’ status for freedom of expression in this year’s Free Speech University Rankings.

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The missing interview with Lincoln MP Gillian Merron

This issue of The Linc was meant to feature an interview with Gillian Merron, MP for Lincoln. So instead we’re bringing you the questions we felt needed answering, and details on some of what she’s done since her election to office in 1997.

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Guest lecturers debate human rights reporting and television ratings

Mike Jempson, a journalism professor, and Dorothy Byrne, head of news and current affairs at Channel 4, discussed whether an obsession with audience size had displaced human rights reporting on television.

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