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Australian media bias bought under the microscope

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Recently, Liberal MPs have been criticising the apparent political bias shown by media organisations such as Fairfax Media and the ABC. 

Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has accused these organisations of being unfairly critical of the Abbott government, going as far to say they are attempting to “bring the government down”.

Reporter Luke Michael looked into whether these claims are justified or whether these organisations are just doing their jobs. 

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