Canada Investigations Highlight CAJ Awards

The Canadian Association of Journalists rolled out its annual awards over the weekend, highlighting impressive investigative stories from across the country. Among the winners were exposés of freewheeling spending that brought down Alberta's premier; the human organ trade; unequal education; rail fatigue; and stalkers and murderers.

Source: Canadian Association of Journalists

Posted on: June 8, 2015

Toronto Star Retreats from Investigative Report

Call it a case study from hell: Here's how Canada's largest paper, the Toronto Star, bungled a major investigative story on the hot topic of vaccines. Among other lessons, this stresses the importance of journalists having a firm grasp of science when writing on such issues.

Source: Los Angeles Times

Posted on: February 14, 2015