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Tit Pic Takers Are Not 'Tarts'

It was a cold Monday morning in October.

There I was, sat in a Media Ethics class going through past paper hypotheticals Рblissfully unaware one case would soon become so engrained in my mind. 328 more words


Toronto baseball beer-can incident: Fair play by the media?

A Toronto Blue Jays fan is facing a charge of mischief after someone threw a beer can — mostly full, I think — onto the field during the team’s wild card game in Toronto recently. 550 more words


How to crowdsource ethically in times of tragedy

Another weekend – and another murder on the streets of Gloucestershire.

My friends at the Gloucestershire Live website have been kept incredibly busy by a weekend of grim crime. 532 more words

Journalism General

Pass the source, please

Journalism cannot exist without the presence of sources. They are the essential thread that weaves a story into being and it is because of this that journalists have to consider ethics in every move they make, whether it pertains to dealing with and building a relationship with a source or what information you disseminate as a result of the information you have received. 948 more words