Journalists are listed as essential workers during South Africa’s lockdown. As such, reporters are working among all South Africans and pursuing stories related to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more
How can African journalism negotiate its place – and the continent’s interests – in the global COVID-19 news narrative? Read more
The appeal committee of the Press Council has clarified the obligations of science journalists in South Africa, with immediate implications for coverage of the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more
Most of the reports South Africans read in the press about world affairs typically use Europe or North America as reference points. Journalistic ethics calls it framing. Read more
It’s a crying shame the Black First Land First movement has now been officially deregistered as a political party. Read more
Though we may not necessarily think so, we all harbour extensive cognitive bias, of which we are aware to a varying degree. How does that impact in newsrooms, and how do editors deal with it... Read more
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