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Reporting in Uncivil Societies and Why It Matters

  • Richard Sambrook

Abstract

At a basic level, journalism serves to provide the public with sufficient information to make informed choices about their lives. It can further act in the interests of transparency, supporting good governance and ethical standards, in a watchdog role through investigation and scrutiny, and it can support social cohesion through hosting public debate at a level beyond the capacity of individual citizens.

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Organise Crime Israeli Defence Force Digital Security Extreme Politics Investigative Journalist 
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