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Reporting first or reporting right

Gilbert Bailon stresses the importance of accuracy of reporting. Photo by Ellen Kanzinger, '18.

Laura Wang and Xiaoxia Yin

November 16, 2015

Amid inflamed racial tensions and emotional distress, what can a journalist ethically report? Gilbert Bailon, editor of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, answered this question in his lecture “Ethics Amid the Ferguson Firestorm” in Stackhouse Theater on Nov. 13. The talk was the keynote speech for 60th...

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Gilbert Bailon