Summer updates

I contributed some teaching, workshopping, and writing ideas for environmental journalism for @theshorelinedoc pic.twitter.com/3RzqmLJWPD — Trish Audette-Longo (@taudette) July 5, 2017 Such a pleasure to work with @emcsheff tonight on breaking news: https://t.co/yFCXBEQ9y5 #bcpoli @NatObserver … — Trish Audette-Longo (@taudette) June 30, 2017 You can take the girl out of #ableg but … https://t.co/rnR6gkyHoJ @NatObserver…

Twelve years later …

Today I dug up a story I wrote for The Standard in St. Catharines, Ont., published Dec. 29, 2004. As I described in the tweets below, it’s a story that has always stayed with me, but one that has more resonance at the moment, as we hear of more people risking so much to seek…

Journalism futures

I’ve published two pieces this fall that take up questions of the future of journalism in Canada, both written since the latest announcement of another round of Postmedia buyouts and Rogers Communications Inc.’s decision to scale back its magazine printing schedules. My review of Vivian Smith’s (2015) book, Outsiders Still: Why Women Journalists Love–And Leave–Their…

“Towards a blueprint for a new free press”

For those who missed Journalist Interrupted at MacEwan University in May, you can find streamed video from the event here or read J-Source‘s live coverage here. Co-organizer Brian Gorman and I also wrote an op-ed for The Edmonton Journal, which you can read online here. I would love to hear from anyone who has had time…