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Toronto Star Public Editor: Journalists shouldn’t become the news
10 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: Journalists shouldn’t become the news

‘As public editor with responsibility for overseeing the Star’s policies, I agree with the Star’s concerns about Desmond Cole’s recent actions.’

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Toronto Star Public Editor: Democracy demands media literacy
11 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: Democracy demands media literacy

By Kathy English for the Toronto Star

Dear readers: What do you want to know about the Toronto Star’s journalism in this digital age?

How can we help you better… Continue Reading Toronto Star Public Editor: Democracy demands media literacy

Toronto Star Public Editor: What’s the public interest in the future of Canadian media?
12 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: What’s the public interest in the future of Canadian media?

By Kathy English for the Toronto Star

What happens if and when there are no news media?

That is the critical question at the heart of an essential public conversation… Continue Reading Toronto Star Public Editor: What’s the public interest in the future of Canadian media?

Toronto Star Public Editor: The facts about fake news
12 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: The facts about fake news

By Kathy English for the Toronto Star

There is nothing new about critical readers expressing their concerns about what they read in the Star in strong words. My in-box, and… Continue Reading Toronto Star Public Editor: The facts about fake news

Toronto Star Public Editor: Democracy depends on confidential sources
12 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: Democracy depends on confidential sources

By Kathy English for the Toronto Star

It would be ideal if every person who has something important – and largely, secret — to… Continue Reading Toronto Star Public Editor: Democracy depends on confidential sources