The Centre d’études sur les médias and Library and Archives Canada, invite you to the Canadian unveiling of the 2019 Reuters Institute Digital News Report.
Laurier panel explores the state of journalism
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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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Today’s digital-driven world demands new media literacy skills to create understanding of powerful platforms.
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There is some good news about the bad news about global trust in journalism: In Canada, trust in journalists has risen significantly, as has trust in traditional media overall.
Corrections are complex business these days when news organizations deliver information via print, on web and mobile apps, social media, video, newsletters, push notifications and voice personal assistants
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As the Star reported this week, the Toronto District School Board says it never discussed the implications of allowing an 11-year-old girl to speak to a barrage of reporters after… Continue Reading Toronto Star Public Editor: Children in the news always require special consideration
Astrology is not science, so why do serious news organizations still publish daily horoscopes?
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The Washington Post provided journalists and readers with a textbook example of journalistic due diligence, writes the Star’s public editor
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Studies continue to show news stories still quote more male voices than female — by a wide margin. Women’s realities need, and should, be reflected and it can be done
Read More Continue Reading Toronto Star Public Editor: We need more women’s voices in the news