Libel Law: The Chilling Effect

The journalist’s badge. That’s how Ron Adams, host of CBC Radio’s Media File, referred to getting sued. He was questioning…

Point of View

Director Peter Raymont’s most recent documentary The World is Watching is much like Raymont himself: earnest and passionate, it argues…

Sins of Omission

World Beat News, Tuesday, June 14, 1988: At the anchor desk, Gail Smith is reading a copy story. It’s about…

Tainted Triumphs: The Great Awards Debate

Minutes after being voted onto the board of the National Magazine Awards Foundation last October, Margaret Wente, editor of Report…

Limited Visions

In his columns as ombudsman for The Toronto Star, the late Borden Spears was a pioneer in the field, setting…