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Applications open for the Landsberg Award
5 months ago

Applications open for the Landsberg Award

By  •  Opportunities, Awards

The award, presented by the Canadian Journalism Foundation and Canadian Women’s Foundation, celebrates a journalist who is raising awareness about women’s equality issues in Canada and aims to inspire an… Continue Reading Applications open for the Landsberg Award

The Journalism Fund Tracker
5 months ago

The Journalism Fund Tracker

By  •  News

The latest news and commentary on the federal government’s $600-million tax package for the Canadian journalism industry
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Survey: Are j-school grads ready to tackle social media journalism?
5 months ago

Survey: Are j-school grads ready to tackle social media journalism?

By  •  Education, Research

Social media sites have surpassed print newspapers as a news source. That’s according to the Pew Research Centre, which found that one-in-five U.S. adults say they often get news via… Continue Reading Survey: Are j-school grads ready to tackle social media journalism?

Digital Democracy Project to examine online disinformation
7 months ago

Digital Democracy Project to examine online disinformation

By  •  News, Politics, Innovation

Public Policy Forum President & CEO Edward Greenspon and recently appointed Max Bell School of Public Policy professor Taylor Owen announced the launch of a multi-year project to analyze and respond to the increasing… Continue Reading Digital Democracy Project to examine online disinformation

Help J-Source ramp up Canadian journalism coverage in 2019
7 months ago

Help J-Source ramp up Canadian journalism coverage in 2019

By  •  News, Learn

We’re asking each of you, our readers, to support the in-depth reporting on journalism, journalism education and the state of the media in Canada that will help us fulfil J-Source’s… Continue Reading Help J-Source ramp up Canadian journalism coverage in 2019

J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ Launches to Support Journalism Education
7 months ago

J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ Launches to Support Journalism Education

At a time when journalism faces a range of threats, Canadian journalism educators are building stronger links with each other and with fellow educators around the world to promote and… Continue Reading J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ Launches to Support Journalism Education

Jack Nagler named CBC/Radio-Canada’s new English Services Ombudsperson
8 months ago

Jack Nagler named CBC/Radio-Canada’s new English Services Ombudsperson

By  •  News

CBC/Radio-Canada is pleased to announce that Jack Nagler, CBC’s Senior Director of Journalism (Public Accountability and Engagement), has been appointed the public broadcaster’s new English Services Ombudsperson.
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When journalists report social media as public opinion
9 months ago

When journalists report social media as public opinion

Journalists should be careful when using social media posts to report what the public thinks, and should tell readers how the data was collected.
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Can reporting on vulnerable people do more harm than good?
11 months ago

Can reporting on vulnerable people do more harm than good?

By  •  Commentary, Analysis

Journalists need more than good intentions when venturing into Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside to tell its stories.
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The future of local news is one bound with our own
12 months ago

The future of local news is one bound with our own

By  •  Commentary, Analysis

By illuminating both the values and challenges besetting local journalism, we can reimagine a new day for local news.
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