With social media and increased online engagement in local news, there are not only more voices in a polarized news ecosystem, but greater distrust in the journalism industry. Journalist Shireen Ahmed discusses fostering healthy dialogue while building public trust.
Spin Doctors: How Media and Politicians Misdiagnosed the COVID-19 Pandemic
By Nora Loreto (Fernwood Publishing, 2021)
Review by Adrian Ma
Toward the end of 2020, the editors of the popular website Dictionary.com hosted a “People’s Choice” survey to identify the…