Tag: critical media

Hyperlinking in Canadian journalism (Case study, IPBES report)

The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services global assessment gives us a window into Canadian journalism.

If news orgs are serious about being good partners in mitigating misinformation, they need to link meaningfully to relevant references and especially science-based organizations…

Canadian journalism fails at nuance when it comes to jihad

A critical analysis of The Globe and Mail and the National Post and the perpetuation of Islamophobia.

On my view the news media in Canada have, by and large and in the long run, misrepresented the concept of jihad. They have positioned jihad as a form of villainy. In so doing they have portrayed Islam as a peril…