Category: Dan Ward

Sticks and Stones

by Dan Ward “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” When and why did that rhyme I learned as a child warp into... Read More »

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Mistaken Identity

by Dan Ward Have we lost our ever-loving minds? When I first read that ESPN pulled a broadcaster from covering an upcoming University of Virgini... Read More »

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Citizen Journalists Are Always Ready – Are You?

by Dan Ward In the aftermath of the United Airlines “re-accommodating” incident, we’ve seen more headlines about airlines acting badly, usual... Read More »

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Should Fact-Checks Have Expiration Dates?

by Dan Ward I’ve written often about my concerns about the “fact check” genre.  When journalists review statements and assign grades such as... Read More »

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Will Automation Put the Fact in Fact-Check?

by Dan Ward Automated fact-checking may be the wave of the future, according to this Poynter Institute story, and that could be a good thing if it ... Read More »

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