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Media Ethics

  • Independent Press Councils
    Independent Press Councils (IPC) "contains details of different press councils who have successfully adapted the idea of self-regulation to their own cultural and political context. An independent press council is responsible for the self-regulation of the news media in any given area, free from government interference or judicial supervision. Most of this site is open to the public and is an important source of information relating to press councils and media accountability systems throughout the world."

    The Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication is an international association of more than 3,200 journalism/mass communication faculty, students, administrators, and professionals. AEJMC's members come from more than 28 countries, with the majority working in the United States and Canada. Founded in 1912, AEJMC is the oldest and largest association of journalism and mass communication educators and administrators at the college level.

  • Journalism.Org
    "Research, Resources, and Ideas to Improve Journalism."

  • Poynter Institute for Media Studies
    A media institute dedicated to helping journalists fulfill their responsibility to empower citizens by informing them.

  • The Freedom Forum
    A forum for the national and international exchange of information and ideas promoting free press, free speech and free spirit.

  • National Press Photographers Association
    Photojournalism examples and issues are featured at this web site sponsored by the NPPA, the oldest and largest organization devoted to news photography in the world.

  • NewsPlace
    A place to find news, sources and more maintained by Professor Avi Bass, Northern Illinois University.

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