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New York Post subway death photo stirs controversy

The New York Post‘s decision to publish a photograph of a man struggling to climb out of a subway track moments before he was hit – and subsequently killed – by a train has sparked debate over whether the photographer was wrong to document the event. Read the full story

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“Before we all sink into a slough of digital dystopian despair, it might be worth considering this: is this a sign of the strength, not weakness, of revelatory journalism in the digital age?”


Charlie Beckett, director of POLIS at the London School of Economics, reacts to news that the UK government forced the Guardian into destroying hard drives that contained information leaked by Edward Snowden.


(Source: POLIS)

 

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