Digital Publishing: Journalists Should Do More Digging When It Comes to Quoting Studies


Rob Tornoe  

“A new study…”
There are many problems in the world of journalism worth attacking—fake news, a lack of minority representation, how to adequately fund robust digital reporting. But a festering problem that exists in newsrooms across the country is our continued willingness to promote and share less-than-scientific surveys for the sake of social media success.