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Newspapers need to explain "How We Work"

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Cross, Al (main author / Director, Institute of Rural Journalism and Community Issues, University of Kentucky )
Format:
Commentary
Publication Date:
2018-03
URL:
https://irjci.blogspot.com/p/into-issues-columns-about-rural.html
Published:
USA
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
community newspapers, credibility (media), information issues, journalism, newspapers, rural communities, role, trust, transparency, journalist effectiveness, rural journalism, editorials, community journalism, media policy, editorial policy, information verification, verification
Notes:
2 pages., Online from the Institute of Rural Journalism and Community Issues, University of Kentucky. Published earlier in the Publishers' Auxiliary, newspaper of the National Newspaper Association., "We need more letters from the editor, not just statements of general principle, but explanations of how and why we do certain tings. If we demand transparency from officials and institutions, we must practice it ourselves."