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Charles Tadros, M.D. September 4, 2021 Saint Louis, Missouri

THE PURPOSE AND FUNCTION OF GOOD JOURNALISM…

Journalism’s first obligation is to the truth Its first loyalty is to citizens Its essence is a discipline of verification Its practitioners must maintain an independence from those they cover It must serve as an independent monitor of power It must provide a forum for public criticism and compromise It must strive to keep theContinue reading “THE PURPOSE AND FUNCTION OF GOOD JOURNALISM…”