Tag Archives: Gay Star News

Twitterstorms, Inaccuracies and Press Ethics

The Daily Express, for example, is outside of the Press Complaints Commission’s remit.  So what do you do if they publish an inaccurate story, like the one about the costs of treating two trans prisoners approaching £100,000?  Well, you phone them up, like Jane Fae says she did. The paper wasn’t interested in correcting things.  […]


I had another blog, for restricted view, which I never really publicised.  I used it as the basis to drop periodic thoughts.  But it became stodgy, and woolly, and rather introspective and self-aware.  I stopped it in 2011. In October 2012 I started writing the occasional comment piece for Gay Star News.  They seemed to […]