Byline: Susan Paterno; 1977-05-01; American Journalism Review (AJR)American Journalism Review;
Report: Undercover Journalism DebatedArticle Links
"Journalists are then left holding a moral compass, charged with finding ways through the ethical thicket of the First Amendment's liberties...."
Description:A critique of undercover reporting, using the Tony Horwitz "9 to Nowhere" series of 1994 in the Wall Street Journal and the ABC "Prime Time Live" undercover segment on the Food Lion supermarket chain to discuss examine the various issues and conflicting points of view.
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