RTDNA Canada Webinar: Journalistic Objectivity, Inclusion, and BIPOC Journalists
Date(s) - February 3, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The notion of journalistic objectivity underpins the traditional understanding of how to do journalism. As journalists, we are trained to think we can be impartial observers of the truth. But what truth are we reflecting? Whose truth are we reflecting? And is this notion of objectivity – this sense of impartial observation – acting as a barrier to entry for journalists of colour?
Moderator: Beatrice Politi, Network Managing Editor, Global News
Panelist: Tamika Forrester, CBC News
Panelist: Farah Nasser, Global News
Panelist: Karyn Pugliese, Ryerson University
You can watch the video here.