Mark Little regrets Rusbridger’s loss to media commission

The Storyful founder says the former Guardian editor was making an important contribution to the Future of Media Commission from which he resigned over a Roy Gleenslade article from 2014

9th May, 2021
Mark Little regrets Rusbridger’s loss to media commission
Alan Rusbridger was editor of the Guardian when media columnist Roy Gleenslade wrote an article that questioned the credibility of Máiría Cahill, who has said she was raped as a teenager by a senior member of the IRA

Alan Rusbridger, the former Guardian editor, was an asset at the Future of Media Commission which should remain depoliticised, one of its members has said.

Mark Little, the former RTÉ journalist and founder of Storyful and Kinzen serves on the body set up by the government to examine the future of the industry in Ireland.

“I was sad to see Alan go,” Little said in a wider interview with the Business Post. “I thought...

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