Changes in the Media and their Impact on Politics

This week The Beacon explores transformations in the media environment in the past decade and their impact on the political cycle. To learn more about this issue, Rose Vennin spoke to Doctor Rasmus Kleis Nielsen, Director of Research at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, Colin Byrne, CEO UK&EMEA for Weber Shandwick, a leading global public relations firm, and previously Head of Press for the Labour Party, and Helen Lewis, deputy editor of the New Statesman.

Doctor Nielsen’s full interview is available here, Mr. Byrne full interview is available here, and Mrs. Lewis’ full interview is available here. Our intro and outro music is provided by