Blog by John Miller

Lack of trust

October 19th, 2013
Does the public have the faintest clue about how journalism works? Or does it understand all too well, and finds it wanting? Who is responsible for articulating journalism's value to society, and ensuring that our media are operating ethically and in the public interest?

It's a question raised by the Ontario Press Council in its recent ruling endorsing the Toronto Star's controversial story of ...