The Washington Post provided journalists and readers with a textbook example of journalistic due diligence, writes the Star’s public editor
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Studies continue to show news stories still quote more male voices than female — by a wide margin. Women’s realities need, and should, be reflected and it can be done
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Headline presented Alex Trebek’s feelings for big winner as fact, when it was actually the columnist’s own view.
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‘As mishaps of misinformation and disasters of disinformation spread through the digital ecosystem, determining who you can trust for news and verified information is more important than ever.’
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The Star must draw clearer distinction between news and opinion.
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No kidding here: Given widespread concerns about fake news, this is no time for newsrooms to play with far-fetched fraudulent news just for fun.