Category Archives: Accountability

Media Transparency Debate

Media transparency debate: Two views of transparency in journalism. From the Ethics AdviceLine for Journalists archives.


Canada Media and Royals Clash

Canada media and royals clash: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle warn media about privacy, writes Darcy Schild.

It’s “new territory” for Canadian media and privacy laws, which are “relatively undefined.”


Decade of Media Ethics

Decade of media ethics: Sydney Smith gives an overview of major issues and trends from 2010-2019.

The term “fake news” rises in political reporting. Hoaxes, lawsuits, retractions and firings crop up in covering the president.

The last half of the decade saw an apparent decrease in plagiarism and fabrication cases.