CBC updates its journalistic standards guide

CBC provided a much-needed update to its Journalistic Standards and Practices guide Wednesday. The document includes a section on social media use for the first time, making the point that, for information-gathering, “we apply the same standards as those for any other source of newsgathering.” There are two elements worth noting: It sets out a standard for […]

Retweet or retreat?

The CAJ is examining the ethics of journalists forwarding information they haven’t verified.