Ethics and Quality

October 24, 2014 by  

I teach the Journalistic Interview course at the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication. Over the last few years I have been unable to find an up-to-date text to augment my classroom lectures and student assignments. Many of the books I encountered that analyze and explain the craft, and those that offer guidance regarding interviewing basics, are dated (or worse,... read more

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Digital News

October 16, 2014 by  

Since the infamous “Right To Be Forgotten” ruling came into effect throughout Europe in May, it has been widely debated. Should search engines, adhering to the EU Court of Justice’s decision, be required to remove links to information deemed “inadequate, irrelevant, or no longer relevant”? Who should decide what, exactly, fits into these categories? “Google has been uncomfortable with this decision for many reasons,” Eric Schmidt, Google’s executive chairman, said at a panel... read more
Media and Politics

October 3, 2014 by  

A record number of journalists in Ukraine are planning to stand for parliament in the country’s forthcoming election, saying that “transforming the system from within” will be more effective than simply criticising politicians. Public reaction to the news that at least 12 journalists, including some of Ukraine’s best known reporters, have... read more

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