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Six journalists cut from Canadian Press
3 years ago

Six journalists cut from Canadian Press

In its fourth round of layoffs in the past year, six journalists and one administrative worker were let go by the news agency
The missing fact-checker: Merchants of Truth’s Achilles heel
3 years ago

The missing fact-checker: Merchants of Truth’s Achilles heel

Why the controversy surrounding Jill Abramson’s newly released book puts the spotlight squarely on the valuable research department
Do oil and paper mix on B.C.’s northwest coast?
3 years ago

Do oil and paper mix on B.C.’s northwest coast?

When the island paper was sold to Black Press Media, Haida Gwaii residents began to re-evaluate their relationship to local news
Journalism jobs: Feb. 6
3 years ago

Journalism jobs: Feb. 6

Want your job posting featured? Tweet it to us or use the hashtag #cdnmediamoves.
Investigative Journalism Across Borders conference coming to Toronto this Spring
3 years ago

Investigative Journalism Across Borders conference coming to Toronto this Spring

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Veritas, a Canadian foundation dedicated to advancing journalism in the public interest, will co-host its third international conference with Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) in Toronto at the Ryerson School of Journalism.
How analyzing patterns helps students spot deceptive media
3 years ago

How analyzing patterns helps students spot deceptive media

With the current pervasive use of online media for personal and academic reasons, it’s necessary for students to have skills to confidently filter and decipher what they’re reading.
Nominations open for 2019 press freedom award
3 years ago

Nominations open for 2019 press freedom award

The $2,000 prize for a journalist or organization advancing press freedom in Canada will be awarded in May.
New tool tracks gender representation in Canadian news sources
3 years ago

New tool tracks gender representation in Canadian news sources

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Women are quoted one-third as often as men in Canadian news stories, says a resource centre dedicated to closing the gap, as it unveils a new project to monitor the discrepancy. Informed Opinions, a project under Media Action – a…
Tracking the gender gap in Canadian media
3 years ago

Tracking the gender gap in Canadian media

Maite Taboada, Simon Fraser University and Fatemeh Torabi Asr, Simon Fraser University “I believe that all voices are equal and deserving of equal respect.” That’s what Siri responds when asked if she is a feminist. We share Siri’s…
Toronto Star Public Editor: Lessons from the eye of a global media storm
3 years ago

Toronto Star Public Editor: Lessons from the eye of a global media storm

Living in the eye of a global media storm of coverage of an alleged serial killer for the past year, Karen Fraser has learned more than she ever could have imagined about today’s journalists and how they work.
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