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Category: Tom Fiedler

N.H. Senate candidates rebuffing tax return requests

Boston Globe (subscription required) Tom Fiedler, College of Communication There may be no better way to determine whether a politician’s personal interests could pose a conflict than seeing his or her tax return. Yet, as is the case in many congressional campaigns, none of New Hampshire’s Senate candidates have agreed to release their returns… Expert […]

BU dean discusses future of print, media

Boston Herald Tom Fiedler, College of Communication Boston University School of Communications Dean Tom Fiedler toured the Herald newsroom yesterday and predicted the news business will endure in the Internet age with multimedia efforts led by journalists who will continue to deliver quality content…. Expert quote: “The newspaper platform is going to evolve and it’s […]

Washington Times Defends Its Opinion Editor’s Outside Political Endorsements

Media Matters for America Tom Fiedler, College of Communication The Washington Times is defending its opinion editor’s practice of offering personal political endorsements to Republican candidates, which media observers and editorial page editors at others papers say violates journalistic ethics… Expert quote: “Had I, as editor of the editorial page at The Miami Herald, done something akin to […]