About this Blog"Ethics in the News" provides a forum for students to compare and comment on media ethics reporting from various news sources. It seeks to critically evaluate events and their coverage as it explores ethical issues and concepts.
Category Archives: Deception
I’m kicking off my new semester teaching communication ethics with a discussion about an ethical challenge students are familiar with: Cheating. When I first taught this class many years ago, I featured a Blog about the University of Central Florida … Continue reading
Recent reports claim that Abercrombie & Fitch, a teen clothing company, had a drop in sales of 10% in the last quarter. After news of their plummeting sales hit, the company’s stocks plunged by 18%. There are claims that this … Continue reading