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Combatting “Fake News” with Media Literacy

Combatting “Fake News” with Media Literacy

by Jodi L. Miller In this era of “fake news,” the likelihood of coming across misinformation and disinformation while searching the Internet is high. Whether it’s a news story, a photo or a video, it’s hard to determine what’s true and what’s not. That is why many in...
Blowing the Whistle on Criminal Activity

Blowing the Whistle on Criminal Activity

by Maria Wood Throughout history, many crimes have been uncovered, not by law enforcement, but by ordinary citizens with a sense of civic responsibility. These citizens are sometimes called whistleblowers. A whistleblower is someone within a private organization or...
When Whistleblowing Leads to Moviemaking

When Whistleblowing Leads to Moviemaking

There have been countless whistleblowers throughout U.S. history. In most of these cases the public will probably never know their names, or if they do will soon forget them. Most whistleblowers don’t make headlines let alone have their stories made into films. Here...