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Some advice for parents of a j-school student
3 years ago

Some advice for parents of a j-school student

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There’s a question we hear from parents and their teens considering enrolling in our program that reflects a broader perception in society: “Isn’t journalism dying?”
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Globe public editor: Why journalism must be careful about health and gender
3 years ago

Globe public editor: Why journalism must be careful about health and gender

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Globe public editor Sylvia Stead discusses the need for journalists to be vigilant in their choice of language, words and labels.
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CBC Ombudsman: Climate heat: Disputing the cause of climate change
3 years ago

CBC Ombudsman: Climate heat: Disputing the cause of climate change

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CBC Ombudsman Esther Enkin points out that to provide dubious scientific information as a balance to satisfy people who reject the judgment of most scientific organizations and credible client scientists was false equivalence
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CBC Ombudsman: No diatribes here please
4 years ago

CBC Ombudsman: No diatribes here please

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CBC Ombudsman Esther Enkin agrees that the use of the word diatribe in a recent story was wrong, but believes disciplining those who were responsible goes too far.
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Star public editor: How should Star write about the diversity of Toronto
4 years ago

Star public editor: How should Star write about the diversity of Toronto

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The term ‘non-white’ is offensive and should not be used in the Toronto Star but what is an acceptable alternative?
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Globe public editor: Why headline choices must be driven by news value
4 years ago

Globe public editor: Why headline choices must be driven by news value

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The Globe public editor answers a common and important question: Why does the media keep publishing the names of killers and terrorists looking for fame?
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