Amid a serious challenge for his seat, the British prime minister strikes against the BBC. Plus, a radio station that broadcasts to North Korea.
PartyGate in the UK: Boris Johnson, the BBC and the art of distraction.
Mic Wright – Media critic and journalist
Marie Le Conte – Journalist and author
Robin Aitken – Former BBC reporter and author of ‘Can We Trust the BBC?’
Marcus Ryder – Visiting Professor of Media Diversity, Birmingham City University and former BBC News Executive Producer
On our radar:
Two more reporters working the drug and crime beat are killed in Mexico – there is no more dangerous place to do journalism.
Break North Korea’s radio silence
Content from the outside world – news and entertainment – finds its way to North Korean audiences.
Lee Kwang Baek – President and Presenter, Unification Media Group
Jeongcheol Lee – Traitor and Editor, UMG Radio
Sokeel Park – Country Director, Liberty In North Korea
Jieun Baek – Fellow, Belfer Center and Author of ‘North Korea’s Hidden Revolution’