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How Matthew Braga finds scoops on the tech beat
1 year ago

How Matthew Braga finds scoops on the tech beat

By Chelsea Lau

For Matthew Braga, technology was just an interest at first. He wanted to know the inner workings of technology and how they worked on a technical level,… Continue Reading How Matthew Braga finds scoops on the tech beat

Owning up to mistakes is a way to build trust with readers
1 year ago

Owning up to mistakes is a way to build trust with readers

By Kirk LaPointe

If the academic literature suggests one-half of all stories contain a factual error, then it is clear that corrections should be in routine order.

But when and… Continue Reading Owning up to mistakes is a way to build trust with readers

Finding your subject with Hannah Yoon
2 years ago

Finding your subject with Hannah Yoon

The Tom Hanson Award-winning photographer explains how she captures the perfect shot.
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How Lisa Gregoire created “Breathing Holes”
2 years ago

How Lisa Gregoire created “Breathing Holes”

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By Ilana Reimer

Lisa Gregoire has read a lot of court dockets. As the managing editor at Nunatsiaq News, she gets them emailed to her each week so she knows… Continue Reading How Lisa Gregoire created “Breathing Holes”

Covering aboriginal issues: Tips from TRC commissioner Marie Wilson
2 years ago

Covering aboriginal issues: Tips from TRC commissioner Marie Wilson

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TRC commissioner and former journalist Marie Wilson delivers this year’s 2016 Atkinson lecture on covering aboriginal issues at the Ryerson School of Journalism. Photo courtesy Ilina Ghosh.

By Ilina Ghosh… Continue Reading Covering aboriginal issues: Tips from TRC commissioner Marie Wilson

Advice for writing about trans people and stories
2 years ago

Advice for writing about trans people and stories

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By H.G. Watson, Associate Editor

After Caitlyn Jenner came out, many news articles continued to refer to her by her previous name.

“Referring to Caitlyn Jenner as her previous name… Continue Reading Advice for writing about trans people and stories