Mon, 17 December 2018
Blazing wildfires. Pipeline stand-offs. Unpredictable floods. Men in suits arguing...
One of our era's most urgent, high-stakes stories is also the hardest one to get right.
The Discourse's environment reporter Lauren Kaljur takes Jesse on a tour of the biggest misses and tropes of Canadian media's climate change coverage in 2018. Kaljur explains how reporters can go beyond stale narratives and crisis reporting, and argues that a solutions-based approach to telling these stories could make them easier to engage with.
This episode is sponsored by Squarespace and FreshBooks.
Direct download: CANADALAND_Ep_257_How_Not_To_Cover_Climate_Change.mp3
Category:media/news -- posted at: 7:44am EDT