CHICAGO HEADLINE CLUBBoard of Directors meetingFri. Sept. 4, 2020 President Madhu Krishnamurthy called the meeting to order at 9 a.m. Also present on a Zoom conference call: Rob Elder, Howard Dubin, Greg Karp, Flynn McRoberts, Suzanne McBride, Maria Zamudio, Alejandra Cancino, Blair Chavis, Christine Wolf, Michael Limon, Amanda Vinicky, Grace […]
thoughtco.com image By Casey Bukro Ethics AdviceLine for Journalists Keeping control of an interview is one of a journalist’s basic jobs. That might sound easy, but it can be difficult if the ground rules are not spelled out in advance so both the journalist and the person […]
Sometimes, common sense wins. On Saturday, Sept. 12, the SPJ delegates voted overwhelmingly to “adopt the Sponsorship Task Force report…and direct the board of directors to enact the proposed Sponsorship Policy as recommended.” What does that mean? The full sponsorship policy is below, but it directs SPJ to reject money […]
empowerla.org image By Casey Bukro Ethics AdviceLine for Journalists Elections often are seen as a chance to toss the rascals out of office. But what if a reporter is worried that his work might allow a rascal to get into office? That was the dilemma facing Victor Crown, […]
pakistankakhudahafiz.com image By Casey Bukro Ethics AdviceLine for Journalists. No doubt you’ve been waiting for the answers to that journalism ethics quiz posted earlier featuring samples of questions answered in the past by the Ethics AdviceLine for Journalists. Some people just can’t resist matching their wits with AdviceLine […]
One of the most important votes in the history of the Society of Professional Journalists is coming up on Sept. 12.