Journalism and Communication Ethics
- Data Journalism Ethics
- Proceedings from a panel at the Investigative Reporters and Editors 2014 conference
- Should Journalists Advocate Critical Thinking and News Literacy?
- Executive Director of Wikimedia Foundation argues that new media do a better job than old of protecting journalistic values such as accuracy, objectivity, and depth
- Unavoidable Ethical Dilemmas for Digital Journalists
- Challenges for online media in the areas of newsgathering, accountability, transparency, metrics, and inclusion
- Digital Journalism Ethics
- Materials on the role of media in the public square, media literacy, diversity, accuracy, and other topics in digital journalism
- Ethics Tips for Data Journalists
- Suggestions for integrity-checking data journalism
- Who Can Deliver the Journalism We Need in the Digital Public Square?
- A historical review of media independence and the impact of digital technology on journalism
- The Future of Digital Journalism in the Public Square
- The head of Google News looks at how the openness of new media present opportunities for a better informed public
- Cultivating Diversity Across Race, Class, Gender, Generation, and Geography
- Media diversity must include race, class, gender, generation, and geography.
- Curating and Promoting News Important to Civil Society
- The director of Editorial Operations at Yahoo! explores what readers want to know and what they need to know
- Can Technical Solutions Protect Free and Informed Debate in the Public Square?
- The chief knowledge officer of the MIT Media Lab demonstrates projects addressing media literacy, crowd-sourced and database journalism.
- The Disconnect: Accountability and Consequences Online
- A discussion of the breakdown among responsibility, accountability, and consequences in the online world, as demonstrated by some digital media coverage.
- The Need for Accuracy Online
- There's a gap between what Internet users expect to receive (i.e. factual and accurate information) and what they too often get instead. Is it the user's responsibility to judge which sources to access on the Web? Do the publishers have a duty to strive to be accurate?
Charles "Chuck" Geschke
- Present and Future of Social Networking
- A panel exploring the ethical and social implications of social networking technology.
John Squires, Kaitlin Thompson, Shannon Vallor, Ma
- Ethics Codes and Other Resources for Journalists
- Bibliography of online resources
- Why News Media Must Embrace Online Rules
- Online news outlets face ethical challenges when they invite public commentary
- Ethical Challenges Facing Newspapers
- U.S. and Vietnamese editors discuss press freedom, government secrecy, and other issues.
- Five Enduring Ethical Rules
- H-P pretexting and government payment to journalists suggest the need for a reminder of ethical principles.