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Xenophon’s news scholarship madness: Hey, let’s expand the supply of junior journalists!

September 14, 2017 - 15:46 -- Admin

Senator Nick Xenophon, a man of great integrity, has reportedly struck a deal with the government over media reform. One aspect of it, as reported by The West Australian, is that the the government will subsidise 200 journalism scholarships of up to $40,000 a year. (I have no idea how this will work, but neither does anyone else that I can see.)