Editor’s Note – David Ozar, an ethicist and professor of philosophy at Loyola Chicago University, and co-founder of the Ethics AdviceLine for Journalists, recently appeared on NPR’s “On the Media” to discuss the AdviceLine and its impact on the media. The AdviceLine was co-founded by Ozar and SPJ’s Chicago Headline Club and is funded in part by Sigma Delta Chi Foundation grants.
(Ed: This column is based on calls to the Ethics AdviceLine for Journalists, a partnership between the Chicago Headline Club and Loyola University Chicago’s Center for Ethics and Social Justice. The phone number for the AdviceLine is 312-409-3334. Advice is given by people at Loyola who either teach ethics or are trained in ethics.