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Journalism, vicarious trauma and the view from Portapique
2 years ago

Journalism, vicarious trauma and the view from Portapique

A year after covering a massacre, 13 months of a pandemic and managing the uncertainty around employment in the field has taken a toll, one I didn’t know I had signed up for as a local news reporter
There’s still something missing in debates around covering mass violence in Canada
2 years ago

There’s still something missing in debates around covering mass violence in Canada

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Journalists agree that they have to avoid glorifying perpetrators in news reporting. But gaps in best practices continue to appear in coverage