Tag Archives: anonymity

Anonymity Exposed

Anonymity exposed: Anonymity is a con game played on the public by some of the nation’s leading newspapers, says a story from the Ethics AdviceLine for Journalists archives.

“Most reporters know that stories are only as good as the reliability of identified sources who are quoted,” says AdviceLine.

Doubting Anonymity

Doubting anonymity: David Frum challenges the New York Times decision to publish an anonymous anti-Trump op-ed.

“Previous generations of Americans have sacrificed fortunes, health and lives to serve the country,” Frum tells the anonymous writer. “You are asked only to tell the truth aloud and with your name attached.”