Olympics host cities often offer the thousands of journalists excursions to advertise their tourist destinations. This time around, Tokyo is attempting to do so with a smaller group kept in a carefully controlled bubble.
Science journalists and editors - this has been on my mind for the last year: how do you feel about op-ed pages of Washington Post, WSJ, NYT and other major papers having been used by scientists and doctors to post their advice and views on public health for lay public?
Several governments used surveillance software to access phones of journalists, activists & opponents, a group of news outlets say in The Pegasus Project. The firm behind the spyware denies it. Such monitoring could discourage news reporting & free speech.
Olympics host cities often offer the tens of thousands of visiting journalists excursions to advertise their tourist destinations. But this time around, they are attempting to do so while keeping Olympic visitors within a carefully controlled bubble.
"Journalists should do whatever they can to break up the places they do and store their reporting, keeping in mind that their smartphone is among their greatest weaknesses."
An Israeli airstrike destroyed the Al Jazeera office in Gaza. The Israeli military warned they would hit the building that houses media organizations including the AP. Journalists who worked there had been reporting on the Israeli attacks on Gaza.
One of the reasons that Fake News has become so prevalent & far reaching is the fact that corrupt “journalists” base their stories on SOURCES that they make up in order to totally distort a narrative or story. When you see, “five sources say”, don’t believe the story, it is....