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New book – “Radical Media Ethics”

My new book, Radical Media Ethics-A Global Approach, is ready for pre-order from Amazon.com or [...]

Beyond Self-Regulation: Creating a National Coalition

  How does a society deal with what it considers to be unethical use of the freedom to publish? Dictators imprison journalists. Democracies use a [...]

A ‘Right to Offend’ Should be Balanced by a ‘Duty to Mend’

This column was first posted to the Media Shift web site, http://www.pbs.org/mediashift on Feb. 25, 2015 In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attack, I and [...]

2014 – The Year of Personalized Ethics

(This article was first posted on the Media Shift site, www.pbs.org/mediashift) 2014 brought us the year of My Journalism Ethics. It was the year that [...]