Rescue or report? The ethical and editorial dilemmas of crisis journalism

Journalists are increasingly living the story rather than just telling it. Is this good or bad news? This report was produced as part of the Polis/Journalistfonden newsroom fellowship scheme.

Read the introduction here (

Find the full report here: Rescue or report? (pdf)

In this video clip Polis-director and Professor Charlie Beckett looks at how news reporting is changing:

Is news reporting fair and objective?