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Can reporting on vulnerable people do more harm than good?
5 months ago

Can reporting on vulnerable people do more harm than good?

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Journalists need more than good intentions when venturing into Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside to tell its stories.
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The future of local news is one bound with our own
5 months ago

The future of local news is one bound with our own

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By illuminating both the values and challenges besetting local journalism, we can reimagine a new day for local news.
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Not enough perspectives on Iran are found in Canadian and American news media
7 months ago

Not enough perspectives on Iran are found in Canadian and American news media

News organizations and consumers would be wise to exercise some level of cognitive empathy when producing and processing news about Iran.
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How do we hold news media accountable?
7 months ago

How do we hold news media accountable?

Coverage of the Toronto van tragedy demonstrates how ethical lapses erode public trust, writes Amira Elghawaby.
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We shouldn’t allow online hate to silence diverse voices
7 months ago

We shouldn’t allow online hate to silence diverse voices

“As a black, female journalist, I hope that I will not only develop a thick skin, but have the necessary support and personal resiliency to tell difficult stories.”
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Online news trolls not as bad as we think
7 months ago

Online news trolls not as bad as we think

Many people are turned away by abusive language on online news sites but new research reveals that only 15 per cent of comments are “nasty.”
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