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Globe public editor: Why headline choices must be driven by news value
3 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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CBC Ombudsman: Safety First
3 years ago

CBC Ombudsman: Safety First

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CBC Ombudsman Esther Enkin responds to a complaint that a reference to terrorist attacks on Charlie Hebdo was unnecessary in a story about neighbourhood access to a private school playground.
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CBC ombudsman: Heat over the hottest year
3 years ago

CBC ombudsman: Heat over the hottest year

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CBC Ombudsman Esther Enkin discusses climate change reporting and why what reputable agencies, such as NASA and NOAA, have to say is worth discussing.
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Globe public editor: Why there is never an excuse for gender bias in media
3 years ago

Globe public editor: Why there is never an excuse for gender bias in media

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Globe public editor: When a critic is accused of having an agenda
3 years ago

Globe public editor: When a critic is accused of having an agenda

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Some journalists are expected to have a point of view.… Continue Reading Globe public editor: When a critic is accused of having an agenda

Globe public editor: It’s not a poll; it’s just reader feedback

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I’ve had a few complaints about a recent survey of Globe… Continue Reading Globe public editor: It’s not a poll; it’s just reader feedback

Globe public editor: If The Globe was perfect, we’d never beg the question
3 years ago

Globe public editor: If The Globe was perfect, we’d never beg the question

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The headline above was on my column on grammatical mistakes that appeared… Continue Reading Globe public editor: If The Globe was perfect, we’d never beg the question

Star public editor: Democracy depends on great reporting
3 years ago

Star public editor: Democracy depends on great reporting

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Great reporters ask why and refuse to be stopped until they have the answers citizens need.
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