Monthly Archive: April 2015

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Teaching social media ethics must be a priority

Ethics Week is the perfect time to remember journalism ethics, especially social media.(Photo: SPJ)

This week is the SPJ’s annual Ethics Week, a celebration of, and a time to examine deeper, the Code of Ethics and its primary values – to seek truth, report it, minimize harm, be accountable and transparent, and act independent.

With the rise of new technologies and platforms shaping this industry, it is important to remember the ethics and principles of journalism and adapt them with modern technology. Continue reading