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CBC melts down the news

es folks there is such a thing as journalism ethics. Even textbooks on the subject such as Deadlines and Diversity published in 1996. It contains an essay by veteran journalist Pierre Mignault┬áthat begins: Public confidence in journalists is based on … Continue reading

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Globe, CBC fail to tell full story of Somali famine

ednesday’s Globe and Mail story on the UN declaration of famine in Somalia attracted 376 comments. This one, signed JD Smith, was fairly typical: “Don’t waste your money on Somalia. Instead give your charity to something that can get better.” … Continue reading

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Globe, CBC fail to tell full story of Somali famine