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Toronto Star Public Editor: Western media’s failure to properly cover the developing world
2 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: Western media’s failure to properly cover the developing world

Conflicts, coups and catastrophes: These are the stories Canadians are most often told about the world beyond our borders.

Media coverage of international affairs has long been driven by dramatic… Continue Reading Toronto Star Public Editor: Western media’s failure to properly cover the developing world

Toronto Star Public Editor: The age old issue of reporting on age
3 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: The age old issue of reporting on age

The headline, published in the newspaper and online this week, reported on yet another victim of the terrible toll of Toronto’s deadly streets: “Elderly pedestrian killed at crosswalk,” it stated.

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Irene Gentle named Toronto Star editor
3 months ago

Irene Gentle named Toronto Star editor

Gentle becomes the first woman to hold this position in the Toronto Star’s 126-year history.
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Toronto Star Public Editor: Do journalists and the public understand each other?
3 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: Do journalists and the public understand each other?

Readers, do we understand each other?

As consumers of news and information, do you have a clear sense of the how and why of journalism and its role in a… Continue Reading Toronto Star Public Editor: Do journalists and the public understand each other?

Toronto Star Public Editor: Media savvy kids are vital to future of democracy
4 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: Media savvy kids are vital to future of democracy

We all need to be news wise during an election campaign.

Democracy depends on informed voters, and to be fully informed, voters depend largely on the media for news and… Continue Reading Toronto Star Public Editor: Media savvy kids are vital to future of democracy

Toronto Star Public Editor: Where are the voices of women on the letters page?
4 months ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: Where are the voices of women on the letters page?

Not enough time or not enough confidence? Why don’t women write more letters to the editor? Public Editor Kathy English wants to know.
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Torstar plans further transformation amid tough print advertising market: CEO
5 months ago

Torstar plans further transformation amid tough print advertising market: CEO

Revenue for the quarter totalled nearly $129 million, down from $138.7 million a year ago, although direct comparisons year-over-year were complicated by a number of factors.
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