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.
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Gillian Andresen and Marisa Skertich Journalism has existed for as long as a pencil could meet paper. The job of a journalist is to report the truth by following the code of ethics. The Society of Professional Journalists require that … Continue reading
The article about the awarded TV Show writer, Shonda Rhimes had not yet appeared in Sundayâ€™s paper but the public could not help to protest on Friday after it was published online. What was the fuss about? Alessandra Stanley, a … Continue reading
Video and imagesÂ of journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff, who were both beheaded by the Islamic jihadist group ISIS, were broadcasted by many media platforms recently. However, The Washington TimesÂ reported that one theÂ Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ)Â Code of Ethics (to … Continue reading