You sure you’re a journalist, Azmi?

By Reina Some journalists have difficulty understanding the meaning of the word “blogger”. They think that bloggers are paid to report for the masses and therefore they should follow journalism ethics especially when it comes to ethics, objectivity and accuracy. But a blogger is not a journalist because the blogger does not operate in an … Continue reading

An excellent example of balanced reporting – from Indonesia

by Eyes Wide Open The Jakarta Post’s op-ed piece entitled “Battling for shared cultures” is an excellent example of responsible and balanced journalism. It presents both sides of the story factually, and the language is carefully calm and reasoned. Even though the winds from the Republic are fiercely buffeting our nation, the Indonesian press is … Continue reading