In Crisis, Journalists Relinquish Independence

Chan, Ying
June 2001
Nieman Reports;Summer2001, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p61
Discusses how ideological biases in times of crisis and conflict can cause journalists to relinquish independence from the stories that they cover. Requirements for journalists to retain their independence; Incident illustrating the failure of `The New York Times' newspaper to remain independent of its news sources; Way for reporters to remain independent of faction.


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