PR news: Glamour becomes latest print casualty

rita-ora-glamour-magazine-september-2015-naked-2-620x413 UK Glamour magazine has announced that it will cease its monthly print editions as of November’s issue, and instead focus on a ‘digital-only’ model, with a twice yearly glossy ‘collectable’ print run being introduced. This isn’t the first and, if the recent ABC circulation figures are much to go by, it’s almost definitely not going to be the last magazine...

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Two girls walk into a jungle: Sexism, airbrushing and the loss of make-up

landscape-1448036905-vicky-pattison-ferne-mccann-im-a-celeb This year has seen significant press attention placed on gender equality. Following the cyber attack on Sony in May, releasing details of pay for both male and female actors, stars from Amanda Seyfried and Sandra Bullock to George Clooney have spoken out about the need to address the imbalance. Behind the scenes in the media, this situation is perhaps even...

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The Blagger’s Blog 20th November 2015

statue-of-liberty-crying-e1428533846880-620x264 A weekly roundup of media news, sans effort Quote of the week “House passes bill that could limit Syrian refugees. Statue of Liberty bows head in anguish.” CNN journalist Elise Labott, via Twitter, in response to the U.S. House of Representatives supporting a move to halt the resettlement of Syrians in the States. Weekly High Whilst there are plenty of heartwarming...

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