Scott Leadingham, editor of the SPJ magazine The Quill, responded that SPJ’s Ethics Committee is always open to suggestions. Scott asked what I would update. This is my answer. (more…)
Posts Tagged ‘Dave Weigel’
Posted in Ethics, tagged Craig Silverman, Dave Weigel, Jay Rosen, journalism ethics, Juan Williams, Judith Miller, Keith Olbermann, Scott Leadingham, Society of Professional Journalists, SPJ Code of Ethics on November 7, 2010 | 42 Comments »
Posted in Ethics, tagged Andy Alexander, anonymous sources, confidential sources, Dave Weigel, journalism ethics, Karen DeYoung, Rajiv Chandrasekaran, Stanley McChrystal, Washington Post on June 26, 2010 | 4 Comments »
I have to weigh in on yesterday’s ethics outrage at the Washington Post.
No, I’m not talking about Dave Weigel. I don’t have much to say about his “resignation” from the Post.
The real ethical outrage was that this respected news organization allowed itself to be used by gutless, unprincipled military officials to smear the name of Rolling Stone journalist Michael Hastings. (more…)