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Adopting Skepticism Towards Social Media

Prior to the massive emergence of the social media, the task of preparation and edition of news used to be performed by the members of press, whom we believed to be well-educated on the matter. Thus, I think, we can believe that a certain code ethic of journalism must have already been established on the basis of the experiences of doyen journalists. I must remark, nonetheless, that I have never witnessed that an event, in which I or my friends or family have been somehow involved, being covered by the press on the basis of its facts and such facts only.

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