Tag Archives: public trust

Artificial Intelligence and Ethical Journalism

Robots can write, but are they ethical?

Paul Chadwick writes about how artificial intelligence could damage public trust in journalism.

“For the time being, (ethics) codes could simply require that when AI is used the journalists turn their minds to whether the process overall has been compatible with fundamental human values,” he writes.


Poynter Points to Solutions to Public Doubts

A Poynter survey found nearly half of Americans believe the press invents negative stories about President Trump.

“Remedies to begin restoring audience trust include annotating stories and linking original documents and images to show how we know what we know…,” writes Indira Lakshmanan.