lesson: 3 (Dorkens)

read Daniel chandler’s intro to semiotics

  • blog must be created in actual fact

(colman, 2013)


principals of journalism 

  1. obligation to tell the truth
  2. loyalty to the citizens
  3. essence is a discipline of verification.
  4. maintain independens from those they cover
  5. an indipendente monitor of power
  6. provide a forum for public criticism and compromise.
  7. strive to make the significant interesting and relevant.
  8. keep the news comprehensive and  portrayal
  9. practitioners must be allowed to exercise their personal con science.

scare mongering- the media scares and blow the story out of proportion.