I seem to receive most of my political news via personal messages in caps lock these days. From the excitement of ‘SNAP ELECTION ALERT’ to the shock of ‘TIM FARRON IS GONE’. I was heartbroken when I read Farron’s resignation statement, and in all honesty, I...

This week, Mental Health Awareness Week, publisher Duncan Williams talks about the role of media in society, about depression, good news, and both the positive and negative effects the industry can have on those who work in it.  My father drank himself to death. He suffered convulsions during...

When I was growing up, I was under the impression that media professionals were honourable souls who considered it the height of professionalism to be nothing more than the conduit for the day’s news. Newsreaders, as we called them (not anchors or ‘newscasters’), were reassuringly...

‘Is ambition godly?’ a young Christian reporter asked me recently. I was so knocked out that she had to ask, that I decided to pen a few words on the subject. But the answer is: of course it is. Let’s take ourselves back to the Parable...

Mary Joseph is SAT-7’s Egypt Communications Officer and is based in Cairo. She has lived in Egypt and Australia and worked as a journalist in secular and religious media. Her passions are reading, writing, travelling and photography. I wanted to be a physician… then I wanted...