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lecture notes will only be posted through Friday Coming Up Discussion group on friday for test review guest speaker on wednesday orgins of ethnic press, media, marketplace of ideas view, Soldiers Without Swords www.pbs.org/blackpress Introduction The modern concepts of news were introduced during penny press period; i.e. broad audience, peoples likes penny press papers mirrored some of same mainstream challenges that are mirrored today those challenges can be boiled down to one question that has evoled throughout journalism history to reflect the times What is the free press free to do? first amendment protects free speech and press press play a special role in the life of democracy SPJ Code of Ethics preamble: "a fair and comprehensive account of events and issues" seek truth and report it minimize harm act independently be accountable Under Seek the Truth and Report It, identify the principles in the code that address issues of cultural diversity "Give Voice to the Voiceless" the penny press is noted in history for giving voice to the concerns of ordinary
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