Foundation Funded Journalism


As part of the Humanitarian Journalism research project we have been investigating the significance of foundation funding for international journalism and the ethical and political issues associated with it.

 

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    • Why did Epstein fund non-profit media?

      Why did Epstein fund non-profit media?

      Journalists working for non-profits tend to only think about ethics in terms of preventing donors from influencing their content and don't consider the circumstances in which they might cut ties with a donor.Read More »
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    Disinformation isn’t simply false information. Instead it builds false narratives by layering true & false, selecting/omitting info, *misleading* for strategic intent. And it often works specifically by creating doubt—in this case, doubt in our investigative/legal institutions. https://twitter.com/KenDilanianNBC/status/1204449896478236674

    Ken Dilanian@KenDilanianNBC

    In an exclusive interview with NBC News’ Pete Williams, Barr dismissed the findings of the Justice Department’s inspector general that there was no evidence of political bias in the launching of the Russia probe, saying that his hand-picked prosecutor will have the last word.

    Looking forward to when foreign media discover that New Zealand’s largest city is built on top of a whole field of volcanos which has erupted more than 50 times https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/10/world/asia/new-zealand-volcano.html