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Media Critics: Accuracy And Paying For Sources

Nov 12, 2013

We’ve all seen the news breaking on Twitter, on Facebook and on the TV news tickers, but how often does the rush to be first end in a chorus of apologies for getting it wrong? 

The Media Critics take a look at how the rush to break news often ends with inaccurate information.
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On Tuesday's Up to Date, the Media Critics join Steve Kraske to discuss the big issues in journalism today. 


  • Peggy Lowe, reporter and editor for Harvest Public Media and former print reporter.
  • Derek Donovan, ombudsman for The Kansas City Star.
  • Pam Fine, Knight Chair for News, Leadership and Community and professor of journalism at the University of Kansas.