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Globe and Mail launches diversity report
12 months ago

Globe and Mail launches diversity report

By  •  News
Document will serve as ‘annual reckoning,’ writes publisher
Mainstream media blew Trump coverage — and now risks doing the same with the PPC
1 year ago

Mainstream media blew Trump coverage — and now risks doing the same with the PPC

If this sort of sympathetic coverage of Maxime Bernier and his PPC seems familiar, that’s because it should
COVID-19 Media Impact Map for Canada: Globe and Mail
2 years ago

COVID-19 Media Impact Map for Canada: Globe and Mail

This post is part of the COVID-19 Media Impact Map for Canada, a joint initiative of J-Source, the Local News Research Project at Ryerson University and the Canadian Association of Journalists.
Inside the manhunt
2 years ago

Inside the manhunt

A reporter’s look into covering the cross-country manhunt for Bryer Schmegelsky and Kam McLeod
Morale described as ‘grim’ at Globe and Mail newsroom in lead-up to voluntary buyout offer
3 years ago

Morale described as ‘grim’ at Globe and Mail newsroom in lead-up to voluntary buyout offer

The paper will cut $10-million in labour costs, publisher told staff, and employees can accept voluntary package until May 29  
Globe and Mail Public Editor: No need to offer ‘false balance’ to anti-vaxxers
4 years ago

Globe and Mail Public Editor: No need to offer ‘false balance’ to anti-vaxxers

Anti-vaxxers are up in arms about negative media coverage of their cause. Considering the timing, this is a little surprising: measles, a potentially life-threatening disease especially for unvaccinated babies or people with suppressed immune systems, is on the rise, thanks…
A case study in nondisclosures
4 years ago

A case study in nondisclosures

(Disclosure: I’m the full-time paid publisher of Briarpatch Magazine, a volunteer board member of the Media Co-op, CEO of the currently inactive environmental consulting company Porpoise B Consulting, and freelance journalist. My partner is a designer for the CBC, not…
Globe and Mail public editor: When a private school’s history goes public
4 years ago

Globe and Mail public editor: When a private school’s history goes public

A few readers, graduates of St. Michael’s College, were upset with The Globe and Mail’s coverage of their school these past two weeks. Toronto police are investigating allegations of assault and sexual assault connected to the Catholic boys’ school after…
How representative are Canadian newsrooms, actually?
4 years ago

How representative are Canadian newsrooms, actually?

By  •  Work, Labour, People
Racialized journalists are trying to create change in a predominantly white industry, but say support needs to come from the top.