Tag Archives: Mike Carlton

How to win a Walkley Award

Israel Advocacy Update. Written by Emily Gian. Media and Advocacy Director, Zionist Federation of Australia.. How to win a Walkley Award – Step 1: Become Middle East Correspondent. Step 2: Write incessantly against Israel. Back in 2010, Fairfax’s Paul McGeough won what used to be considered as one of Australia’s …

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Mike Carlton and the ‘Dirty Half Dozen’.

Tweed Valley based Green/Left site and best friend forever, the Echo has taken some of the hedge out of Crikey’s contract with formerly prominent mouth-ache, Mike Carlton; a development that I take personally and as an intrusion into my peaceful valley. When Carlton wrote for the Sydney Morning Herald there …

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Mike Carlton resigns from Fairfax Media after intense pressure

Mike Carlton resigns from Fairfax Media after intense pressure from antisemitic backlash. Published at News.com FAIRFAX has confirmed columnist Mike Carlton has resigned after intense pressure to apologise after using anti-semitic and abusive language towards readers. Fairfax’s Head of Business Media Sean Alymer told 2UE this morning: “What got him …

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Antisemitic Cartoon and article cause an exchange of words.

Last week Daphne Anson highlighted an antisemitic cartoon and article in the Sydney Morning Herald She wrote that Aussie journalist Mike Carlton had published an antisemitic article in the  Sydney Morning Herald accompanied by an unmistakably antisemitic cartoon by Glen Le Lievre. Seems to me that these two with a history …

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Antisemitism in Australia’s left-liberal Fairfax press.

Mike Carlton and Glen Le Lievre cross the line. By veteran Aussie journalist Mike Carlton in today’s [Melbourne] Age and Sydney Morning Herald, newpapers in the left-liberal Fairfax stable, accompanied by an unmistakably antisemitic cartoon by Glen Le Lievre for good measure: “….Yes, Hamas is also trying to kill Israeli …

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