Tag: media ethics

  • Should religious beliefs, or anything else, be off limits — a candidate’s family, personal life, pastor? More

    October 10, 2008 | 0 Comments

  • The messages of the advertising business help sell billions of dollars worth of products. But do they also coarsen American culture? And if so, who’s to blame — the ad agencies or us consumers? More

    June 22, 2007 | 0 Comments

  • Judith Miller, a reporter for THE NEW YORK TIMES, went to jail rather than reveal to a federal grand jury the names of sources she had promised to keep confidential. Bob Abernethy discusses the moral arguments of that case with Deborah Potter, a former network news correspondent who now teaches newsroom ethics. More

    July 8, 2005 | 0 Comments

  • A special report on the sexual pressures on pre-teenage girls. Parents, social critics, and many young girls themselves deplore it, but sex sells, so advertisers and entertainers use it to attract audiences. More

    April 12, 2002 | Comments (1)