When journalism needs
a second opinion

When journalists act responsibly, I defend them. When they do wrong, I can be their sternest critic. When they want to learn to get better, I show them how.

My unique journalism experience makes me sought after as an expert witness in legal proceedings involving issues of journalistic practice like libel and protection of sources.

  • Senior news executive for 13 years at Canada’s largest newspaper
  • Chaired Canada’s largest journalism school for 10 years
  • Wrote Yesterday's News, a critically acclaimed book on Canadian newspapers
  • Won national and provincial awards for investigative reporting
  • Successful record as an expert witness – for both plaintiffs and media organizations – in three provinces

A fair question

September 16th, 2021
  The most influential question of the federal election campaign was hardly noticed in the rest of Canada, but it ce...Click here to read more detail about 'A fair question'

We need answers

August 19th, 2021
Jack Morris, who helped pitch the Toronto Blue Jays to their first World Series title in 1993 and was recently inducted in...Click here to read more detail about 'We need answers'