Friday, April 29, 2011 Tronperie – Education at the heart of the debate – Tronperie Imagine newspapers (print, radio, TV, …) where we do not take for granted that says this or that policy, but where journalists would check all the peremptory declarations and give the right to contradict or go check later to account to citizens …

Friday, April 29, 2011 Tronperie – Education at the heart of the debate – Tronperie Imagine newspapers (print, radio, TV, …) where we do not take for granted that says this or that policy, but where journalists would check all the peremptory declarations and give the right to contradict or go check later to account to citizens … democracy would do better. Obviously this is more or less, from time to time in the newspapers (the "rehab" in Liberation) or television (the "Petit Journal" beyond humor plays this role). In journalistic jargon this is called the "right now" and "fact checking". Today, the websites of newspapers allow to develop this essential part of the business of journalism but too often sacrificed on the altar of the urgency of the news (and sometimes complacency). Read more