Category: Dan Ward

“Media” Training – It’s About the Message

by Dan Ward Heard today from yet another person who sat through a “media training” session that focused more on what to wear and how to stand t... Read More »

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Freed to Abandon All Standards of Objectivity

by Dan Ward Interesting memo sent today from Philadelphia Daily News Editor Larry Platt to his staff. In announcing a new approach for the paper... Read More »

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If the Shoe Fits

by Dan Ward Is ethical reporting as important in sports journalism as it is in mainstream news?  If so, then ESPN reporter Erin Andrews’ recent ... Read More »

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NPR Owns Up to a Major Error

by Dan Ward We have all seen how the rush to publish can sometimes lead to errors in news reporting.  Kudos to NPR Ombudsman Alicia Shepard for pr... Read More »

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Only (Kinda) on Taking Aim!

by Dan Ward If you’re like me, beyond being frightened by that thought, you also are annoyed by the constant claims by print and broadcast media ... Read More »

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