Paul Benedetti and Wayne MacPhail

Paul Benedetti is a reporter, columnist, and author. Wayne MacPhail is a reporter, playwright, emerging-media consultant, and former director of Southam InfoLab.

When Journalism Blurs Into Activism—A Canadian Case Study

When Journalism Blurs Into Activism—A Canadian Case Study

This all began with an imaginary teachers’ manual. It ended with us challenging Canada’s self-described “national newspaper” about a range of stories in which ideologically-driven narratives seemed to trump fact. We are two long-in-the-tooth Canadian journalists who began our careers in the 1980s. We’ve written investigative pieces about

Paul Benedetti and Wayne MacPhail
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Activism