Fixing our mistakes, in public

Fixing our mistakes, in public

Chase Budnieski We outline the current state of corrections “policies” in news media. When Slate, one of the longest-operating online publications, discovers an error in its coverage, it corrects the mistake in a way that leaves no doubt what occurred. Slate fixes the...
Opening new lines of communication

Opening new lines of communication

Results for "new lines of communication" by Kristy Roschke, Celeste Sepessy and Gail Rhodes In 2017, in part in response to increasing attacks on the paper by Rep. Devin Nunes, the Fresno Bee defended its credibility by increasing transparency in its...
If context is king, it’s abdicated

If context is king, it’s abdicated

Dan Gillmor by Dan Gillmor and Kristy Roschke Like most people, we’ve been glued to breaking COVID-19 news coverage. We regularly visit local and national news sites for the latest. We also regularly run into a fundamental flaw in how news works. Far too often,...