Thompson, Jay Daniel

School of Media and Communication, RMIT University

Dr. Jay Daniel Thompson is a Lecturer, Professional Communication in the School of Media and Communication at RMIT University. His research explores ways of cultivating ethical online communication in an era of digital disinformation and hostility. His work has been published in journals such as Convergence, Feminist Media Studies, Media International Australia, Journalism, and M/C Journal.


  • Articles
    On 6 March 2023, the Australian journalist Lisa Millar appeared on the television programme ABC News Breakfast (of which she is a host) wearing a skirt with a thigh-exposing slit. Photographs of this appearance were circulated on Twitter alongside misogynist commentary about the choice of attire. Millar addressed this commentary on air, admonishing not only those who posted it but...Read more