Rookie Blues

As COVID-19 devastates small newsrooms, early-career journalists find their futures disrupted right alongside those who precede them. Maybe micro-mentorship is the remedy

How The StarMetro Cuts Exemplify The Precarious Nature Of Journalism: Pull Quotes Season Three, Episode Five

In season three, episode five of Pull Quotes, the team examines the recent StarMetro cuts and the precarious nature of journalism. Hosts Ashley Fraser and Tanja Saric speak with Ryerson Review of Journalism web editor Hannah Alberga and Goldsmiths PhD candidate Sabrina Wilkinson, who both reported on the news. Contributors: Ashley Fraser (chief podcast editor) and Tanja Saric (podcast producer) with technical production help from Angela Glover and Lindsay Hannah. Pull Quotes’ executive producer is Sonya Fatah. https://rrj.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/PullQuotes_S3_EP5_FINAL_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Email | RSS

StarMetro cuts leave Canadian journalists and readers at a loss

How a “beacon of hope” became another fatality in the Canadian news landscape.