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CBC Ombudsman: The F Word
6 months ago

CBC Ombudsman: The F Word

The complainant, Steve Zradicka, objected to the use of the f-word in an interview with two of the women who accused Albert Schultz of sexual misconduct. He pointed… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: The F Word

Toronto Star Public Editor: The good news about trust in the media
6 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: The good news about trust in the media

There is some good news about the bad news about global trust in journalism: In Canada, trust in journalists has risen significantly, as has trust in traditional media overall.

According… Continue Reading Toronto Star Public Editor: The good news about trust in the media

How Ottawa should spend its $50 million to support local news
6 months ago

How Ottawa should spend its $50 million to support local news

Who holds officials accountable when cities like Thunder Bay, Ont., rife with political and racial tensions, have no local reporters?
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CBC Ombudsman: Seeing is Believing
6 months ago

CBC Ombudsman: Seeing is Believing

CBC Ottawa ran a story about a programme to match homeless people to rental housing. It documented a case where it went wrong, leaving the landlord with a… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: Seeing is Believing

CBC Ombudsman: Reporting the Facts
6 months ago

CBC Ombudsman: Reporting the Facts

The complainant, Diane Bederman, objected to a report by Derek Stoffel who was at a protest in Ramallah on the one-hundredth anniversary of the Balfour Declaration. She thought… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: Reporting the Facts

CBC Ombudsman: Reporting Racism
6 months ago

CBC Ombudsman: Reporting Racism

The complainant, David Anderson, thought the emphasis on racism in a National and online look at the plight of Indigenous students who go to Thunder Bay to complete… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: Reporting Racism

The myth of the echo chamber
6 months ago

The myth of the echo chamber

There are widespread fears that so-called echo chambers and filter bubbles are leading to political polarization that poses a danger to democracy. But are the fears unfounded?
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CBC Ombudsman: Point-of-View Documentaries | The Case of Sled Dogs
6 months ago

CBC Ombudsman: Point-of-View Documentaries | The Case of Sled Dogs

The complainant is a sled dog operator. She wrote on behalf of many in her business as well as some of the participants in the documentary “Sled Dog”… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: Point-of-View Documentaries | The Case of Sled Dogs

Full coverage
6 months ago

Full coverage

One student’s reflection on the need for diverse voices in journalism.
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