Opinion

Journalists should have thicker skins than displayed this week

Craig Thomson
Updated December 10 2023 - 11:22am, first published 7:30am
Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus. Picture by Sitthixay Ditthavong.
Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus. Picture by Sitthixay Ditthavong.

Journalism should be about pursuing the truth. If we do that, sometimes we ask questions that make people uncomfortable. Journalists should expect a truthful answer if we ask genuine questions, not political party talking points. But we should ask those questions courteously.

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Craig Thomson

I am a media and communications professional with experience across print, digital, social and radio broadcasts. I am currently the Editor of Australian Community Media's Launceston Examiner.

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