Cathy Newman joined Channel 4 News in January 2006. Cathy Newman presents Channel 4 News.
She spent over a decade in Fleet Street, latterly with the Financial Times. Since joining Channel 4 News in 2006 she has broadcast a string of investigations and scoops, including harassment allegations against the Liberal Democrat peer Lord Rennard. She also writes about politics for the Telegraph.
Labour MP Chris Williamson discusses the alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria which prompted British military action against the Assad government.
Anthony Bryan faced removal to Jamaica, even though he’d lived and worked in the UK for more than 50 years. Mark Brantley is foreign minister of Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Immigration Minister Caroline Nokes is asked what reassurances the government could give to people who arrived prior to 1973 that they wouldn’t be deported.
The Russian Ambassador to London, Alexander Yakovenko, discusses Syria and Salisbury.
It’s an effort to make light out of an often dark situation. The comedian Mark Thomas decided to set up a comedy club at a refugee camp in the West Bank town of Jenin. Now, he’s turned his escapade into a new show for the London stage, alongside two of the Palestinian comedians who performed…
Some 257 people have died after an Algerian military jet carrying soldiers and their families crashed shortly after take-off early this morning. The Soviet-designed transport jet had just left a military base in northern Algeria when it crashed into a field, killing 247 passengers and 10 crew.
Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable discusses military action in Syria.
Matthew McGregor, a digital strategist who’s worked on several political campaigns, including President Obama’s re-election in 2012, discusses Facebook.
Journalist Rania Abouzeid and Michael Herzog, a retired brigadier general of the Israel Defence Forces, discuss Syria.
Labour MP Siobhain McDonough, who wrote the open letter to Jeremy Corbyn, and Naomi Wimborne-Idrissi from Jewish Voice for Labour – a group supportive of Mr Corbyn, discuss Labour’s anti-Semitism row.
When this programme secretly filmed bosses at Cambridge Analytica, they boasted of using Facebook data to help put Donald Trump in the White House. After she had lost to Trump, Hillary Clinton told us she had faced a “massive propaganda campaign”. So could it have been Cambridge Analytica’s operation that swung the 2016 election? The…
Ian Saville is a committee member of Jewish Voice for Labour and Ruth Smeeth is vice chair of the Parliamentary Labour Party and a victim of alleged anti-Semitism at the launch of Labour’s report into the subject in 2016.
Back now to our top story on the data scandal. The data harvesting began after Cambridge University Professor Alexsandr Kogan developed an app to conduct personality tests of Facebook users. Guardian columnist Poppy Noor was a psychology student at the university in 2011. She worked on developing a personality test that Mr Kogan then reproduced,…
Journalist Billie Porter began working with media company Vice UK when she was just 16. But in a recent blog post on Medium.com, she’s detailed alleged inappropriate behavior by senior colleagues. Vice staff have already been the subject of multiple harassment allegations. The former CEO, Shane Smith has previously apologised, saying Vice had “failed…to create…
A man who is suspected of a series of bombings that have terrorised the people of Texas has blown himself up in his car, police have said. The man, who has been identified in US media as 23 year old Mark Anthony Conditt, died after an explosion was detonated as police officers approached his vehicle.…