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CBC Ombudsman: True or False—There aren’t always absolutes
2 years ago

CBC Ombudsman: True or False—There aren’t always absolutes

By Esther Enkin for the CBC

The complainant, Stephen Birch, took issue with a Metro Morning interview with Finance Minister Bill Morneau. He said the minister had made… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: True or False—There aren’t always absolutes

CBC Ombudsman: Who said that? The use of paraphrase and direct quotes
2 years ago

CBC Ombudsman: Who said that? The use of paraphrase and direct quotes

By Esther Enkin, CBC ombudsman

The complainant, Greg Hunter, was suspicious of statements attributed to the Syrian government and to Vladimir Putin. He thought it unlikely they had… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: Who said that? The use of paraphrase and direct quotes

CBC Ombudsman: LNG in British Columbia: Keeping the Debate Balanced
2 years ago

CBC Ombudsman: LNG in British Columbia: Keeping the Debate Balanced

The complainant thought the noon progamme in British Columbia was biased in favour of developing LNG capacity in the province.
Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: LNG in British Columbia: Keeping the Debate Balanced

CBC Ombudsman: Tweets in Stories: No big deal
2 years ago

CBC Ombudsman: Tweets in Stories: No big deal

By Esther Enkin for the CBC

The complainant, Lawrence Wilson, thought reproducing the graphic image of a tweet from a politician was like providing free political advertising. He thought it… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: Tweets in Stories: No big deal

CBC Ombudsman: The Role of Religion
2 years ago

CBC Ombudsman: The Role of Religion

By Esther Enkin for the CBC

In a story about conflict at a Montreal community college, the complainant, David Murrell, noted that another media outlet identified the religion of one… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: The Role of Religion

CBC Ombudsman: Using hyperlinks: Journalists beware, it may be online convention but it can be seen as endorsement
2 years ago

CBC Ombudsman: Using hyperlinks: Journalists beware, it may be online convention but it can be seen as endorsement

By Esther Enkin for the CBC

The complainant, Mark Wright, thought CBC in New Brunswick was providing free advertising to one of its regular columnists. The author of World of… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: Using hyperlinks: Journalists beware, it may be online convention but it can be seen as endorsement