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A Disappearance in Damascus grapples with some of journalism’s toughest ethical questions
1 year ago

A Disappearance in Damascus grapples with some of journalism’s toughest ethical questions

By  •  Work, Ethics

Deborah Campbell, A Disappearance in Damascus: A Story of Friendship and Survival in the Shadow of War. Knopf, 2016. 352 pages. $28.32.

By Jane Gerster

“Do you think anything… Continue Reading A Disappearance in Damascus grapples with some of journalism’s toughest ethical questions

New book about investigation of Jian Ghomeshi needs more introspection
1 year ago

New book about investigation of Jian Ghomeshi needs more introspection

By  •  Work, Field Notes

Kevin Donovan, Secret Life: The Jian Ghomeshi Investigation. Goose Lane Editions, 2016. 232 pages, $19.95.

By Dan Rowe, Books Editor

Secret Life: The Jian Ghomeshi Investigation by Toronto Star reporter Kevin… Continue Reading New book about investigation of Jian Ghomeshi needs more introspection

“Crash to Paywall” doesn’t offer any new insight into shrinking newsrooms
2 years ago

“Crash to Paywall” doesn’t offer any new insight into shrinking newsrooms

By  •  Learn, Research

Brian Gorman, Crash to Paywall: Canadian Newspapers and the Great Disruption. McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2015. Paperback, 320 pages, $32.95.

By Marc Edge

Looking for insight into the ongoing crisis in… Continue Reading “Crash to Paywall” doesn’t offer any new insight into shrinking newsrooms