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* Leader: Barrett Brown
 
* Leader: Barrett Brown
  
Class A Malfeasance: Where a single publication has published two different versions of the truth that are mutually exclusive
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* Class A Malfeasance: Where a single publication has published two different versions of the truth that are mutually exclusive
  
Class B Malfeasance: Where a major outlet writes something that contradicts another major outlet
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* Class B Malfeasance: Where a major outlet writes something that contradicts another major outlet
  
Class C Malfeasance: Where one outlet writes something contradicted by other compelling evidence
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* Class C Malfeasance: Where one outlet writes something contradicted by other compelling evidence
  
Class D Malfeasance [or maybe this was meant to be part of Class A or B?]: Where a reporter has written something that (1) they are not willing to correct and where (2) they are not willing to defend the absence of a correction
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* Class D Malfeasance [or maybe this was meant to be part of Class A or B?]: Where a reporter has written something that:
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# they are not willing to correct and where
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# they are not willing to defend the absence of a correction
  
None of this is about criticizing reporters for not having the "right" ideology, etc
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NOTE: None of this is about criticizing reporters for not having the "right" ideology, etc

Revision as of 22:22, 6 February 2021

ProjHastings - Project Hastings: Investigate press malfeasance

  • Leader: Barrett Brown
  • Class A Malfeasance: Where a single publication has published two different versions of the truth that are mutually exclusive
  • Class B Malfeasance: Where a major outlet writes something that contradicts another major outlet
  • Class C Malfeasance: Where one outlet writes something contradicted by other compelling evidence
  • Class D Malfeasance [or maybe this was meant to be part of Class A or B?]: Where a reporter has written something that:
  1. they are not willing to correct and where
  2. they are not willing to defend the absence of a correction

NOTE: None of this is about criticizing reporters for not having the "right" ideology, etc