T-J debacle: Opportunity to improve corrections policy

The firing of the Telegraph-Journal’s editor today and the departure of its publisher is truly astonishing news. Shakeups such as this don’t happen often — especially when they are related to publication of a single story. (That said, the T-J, under editor Shawna Richer, made a number of questionable moves in recent months.) The New […]


Tight rules govern social media for 2010 Games

Criticism levelled by Reuters’ editor-in-chief are highlighting again the restrictive rules for spectators seeking to use social media at the upcoming Olympic Games. David Schlesinger said in a speech to the International Olympics Committee Press Commission that London 2012 will be covered by “Twitterers sitting in the stadium banging out the result in a Tweet […]