Ward’s Blog

The Unfortunate Legacy of Legacy Culture

Having attended recently a number of journalism and media conferences, I sat there, at times surprised and at other times frustrated, by conservative attitudes [...]

Why the new journalism ethics should be public, not personal

(This blog was first published on the MediaShift site at [...]

Is talk of a Canadian “press council” outdated?

Newspapers Canada, an industry voice, is seeking feedback on a proposal for a national press council to be launched in 2015 [...]

Personalized or De-Personalized Ethics? A False dilemma

By Stephen J.A. Ward (Then blog was first published as an ethics column for the J-Source web site in Canada.) The creation of a global and open media [...]