Answering questions at a Republican presidential candidates’ forum in Iowa on Saturday, Sen. Ted Cruz had some strong words about President Obama’s response to the Syrian refugee crisis. Yet the problem was each sentence contained a significant shading or outright misrepresentation of the truth. (Read more on Columbia Journalism Review)
The South By Southwest Interactive Festival announced today a daylong slate of programming devoted to online anti-harassment, stepping away from its controversial decision to cancel two panels amid threats of violence. (Read more Poytner)
The International Press Institute (IPI) today released a report on the Joint International Emergency Press Freedom Mission to Turkey undertaken last week by a broad coalition of international free expression and press freedom groups, including the Ethical Journalism Network. (Read the IPI report here)
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