Date of this Version
Journalism and Mass Communications Quarterly 92:1 (March 2015), pp. 241-242. doi: 10.1177/1077699015569232a. jmq.sagepub.com
Credible media outlets work to maintain their credibility and that invariably leads them to the ethics of the business. Ethics, if converted to a slogan, could be reduced to “do the right thing.” But exactly what is the right thing? How do you know it is the right thing? What exceptions are allowed, if any? How does the digital age affect ethics?