Tag Archives: politics

Fairness First

Fairness first: Margaret Sullivan calls for a new approach to covering the Trump administration.

“First, we need to abandon neutrality-at-all-costs journalism, to replace it with something more suited to the moment,” she writes.

 

Chicago Defender Fires Managing Editor

Conflict of interest: Tony Briscoe andElvia Malagon report that the Chicago Defender fired its managing editor for taking $10,000 to perform public relations work for an Illinois political candidate.

“The Chicago Defender is a longtime voice in this (African-American) community and it is imperative that we maintain the highest level of integrity and credibility,” the newspaper said in announcing it terminated the managing editor.