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On the Journalism of Poverty

On the Journalism of Poverty: Foreword to Routledge Companion to Media and Poverty, Sandra L. Borden, editor New York: Routledge, 2022     Extremes of inequality

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Ethics of poverty coverage

There is historical precedent for the critique known as poverty porn, in this case the objection that contemporary media are drawn to the slow-motion collapse of Detroit by the unsavory appeal of a picturesque and compelling misery.

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Plagiarism and Precedence

From Media Ethics Magazine, Fall 2006, Vol. 18, No. 1 The topic of plagiarism draws strong opinion, as it should, and the current notoriety of

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