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Ethics

Wentegate 2016: A round-up
3 years ago

Wentegate 2016: A round-up

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By H.G. Watson, Associate Editor

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Chronicle Herald pulls article widely criticized for targeting refugees
3 years ago

Chronicle Herald pulls article widely criticized for targeting refugees

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By H.G. Watson, Associate Editor

Late on Friday, Apr. 8, a story was published on a Halifax daily newspaper’s website that left readers shocked and disappointed.

The story, “Parents worried… Continue Reading Chronicle Herald pulls article widely criticized for targeting refugees

Rob Ford and the media: a look back
3 years ago

Rob Ford and the media: a look back

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Ford’s relationship with the media gave rise to a host of ethical questions.
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CAJ Ethics committee: Guidelines for naming sexual assault complainants
3 years ago

CAJ Ethics committee: Guidelines for naming sexual assault complainants

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By Lisa Taylor

To say the Ghomeshi trial incited a conversation about sexual assault complainants’ treatment in the media would be an understatement. The case has ignited debate… Continue Reading CAJ Ethics committee: Guidelines for naming sexual assault complainants

Toronto Star editor on why they decided to close comments on stories on thestar.com
3 years ago

Toronto Star editor on why they decided to close comments on stories on thestar.com

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“They were homophobic. They were racist. They were sexist and in many cases they were just stupid,” said editor Michael Cooke.
Continue Reading Toronto Star editor on why they decided to close comments on stories on thestar.com