The Kind of Journalism Worth Defending

Michael Ignatieff | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada
Michael Ignatieff

Journalism should be a celebration of life in all its vibrant, chaotic, exuberant variety. It calls people to come out to the circus. It's ruined by pretension and high-mindedness. Journalists are not there to pronounce absolution on a fallen world. They're not there to call us to a better life. They are there to show us who we are and how we live.

Ignatieff: Brilliant, Unfocused, Guilty

The Globe and Mail | Posted 07.28.2011 | Canada Politics

Author Peter C. Newman had to quickly change tack on a book he was writing about former Liberal leader Michael Ignatieff, reports the Globe and Mail's...