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The top 10 most-read stories on J-Source in 2018
8 months ago

The top 10 most-read stories on J-Source in 2018

By  •  News

Here’s the Canadian media coverage you read on J-Source in 2018.

10.  Ottawa union bargaining results may reverberate across Postmedia

Newspaper guilds across two provinces co-ordinated on labour actions for Postmedia… Continue Reading The top 10 most-read stories on J-Source in 2018

Telling stories from all directions
8 months ago

Telling stories from all directions

This story was funded by the J-Source Patreon campaign.

It was an overwhelmingly humid summer day in Hong Kong when Adrian Ma, professor at the Ryerson School of Journalism, found himself… Continue Reading Telling stories from all directions

Media on the move: Dec. 19
8 months ago

Media on the move: Dec. 19

By  •  News, People

Here’s our regular update on the moves, hires and promotions in Canadian journalism. Want your job move featured? Tweet it to us or use the hashtag #cdnmediamoves.

Here are all the… Continue Reading Media on the move: Dec. 19

Changing public perceptions of mental illness
8 months ago

Changing public perceptions of mental illness

By  •  Feature

Allison Garber was diagnosed in her early 20s, with obsessive-compulsive disorder and general anxiety disorder. Garber was a university-educated, middle-class woman working a prestigious internship in Toronto. On the inside,… Continue Reading Changing public perceptions of mental illness

Journalism jobs: Dec. 12
8 months ago

Journalism jobs: Dec. 12

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When not to publish graphic images
9 months ago

When not to publish graphic images

I regularly advocate for journalists to tell stories they see as newsworthy in the manner they see fit, because a key element of the journalistic skill set is the ability… Continue Reading When not to publish graphic images

Canada finally has a source protection law — is it enough?
9 months ago

Canada finally has a source protection law — is it enough?

The importance of press freedom can never be understated. For Canadian journalists, horrific headlines from across the globe of missing, murdered, or imprisoned reporters are sobering reminders of the privilege… Continue Reading Canada finally has a source protection law — is it enough?

Can digital journalism serve readers who can’t get online?
9 months ago

Can digital journalism serve readers who can’t get online?

By  •  News, Work

Chatham Daily News announced it would publish a print edition of its paper one less day a week, along with 10 other Postmedia newspapers, on Nov. 6.

Based in the… Continue Reading Can digital journalism serve readers who can’t get online?

A generation of journalists are struggling
9 months ago

A generation of journalists are struggling

Over the last three years, I’ve had some version of this conversation with countless young Canadian journalists.

“I’m so anxious right now.”

“My work laid off 15 per cent of… Continue Reading A generation of journalists are struggling

Nonprofit news: Lessons from south of the border
9 months ago

Nonprofit news: Lessons from south of the border

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article.

When many of my former colleagues at the Guelph Mercury were laid off… Continue Reading Nonprofit news: Lessons from south of the border