Canadian journalists misled public by portraying niqab poll as “definitive,” data expert says

In March 2015 the Privy Council Office, which reports to the prime minister, commissioned a survey conducted by Leger Marketing…

Why aren’t political reporters asking the right questions about polls?

By Ronan O’Beirne Welcome to the poll on polls. To begin, please press 1 “What is a poll?” David Akin asks…

Spring 2014: Wrong Numbers

By Ronan O’Beirne Ronan O’Beirne investigates the role and purpose of poll analysis in Canadian journalism. His story will be available…