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Is the UK’s reputation management industry destroying journalism?

Those involved in media, transparency and anti-corruption efforts in the UK are speaking out against threats to journalistic freedom posed by the libel and legal industry. Protecting media freedom and tackling corruption are intrinsically linked. We ask, is the UK’s reputation management industry destroying journalism?

12 August 2021, 12.01am

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Rebecca Vincent Director of international campaigns. Vincent is a human rights campaigner, free expression advocate, and former diplomat with 15 years of NGO and diplomatic experience
Clare Rewcastle Brown Investigative journalist and editor, Sarawak Report
Susan Coughtrie Project director, The Foreign Policy Centre
Peter Geoghegan Investigations editor at openDemocracy and author of ‘Democracy for Sale’

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