WBEZ | Loren Ghiglione http://www.wbez.org/tags/loren-ghiglione Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en How media outlets report on scandals that hit close to home http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-07-19/how-media-outlets-report-scandals-hit-close-home-89354 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-July/2011-07-19/Murdoch.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>The alleged phone hacking at Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. has received its fair share of media coverage. Except, <a href="http://mediamatters.org/research/201107140013" target="_blank">according to some</a>, from the company’s own media outlets. It’s a sticky situation that may well be familiar to Chicago journalists. Only last year, the <em>Chicago Tribune</em> had to report on a <a href="http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-tribune-ceo-randy-michaels-oct19,0,2480410.story%20">scandal </a>unfolding in its own boardrooms, and former <em><a href="http://www.suntimes.com/">Chicago Sun-Times</a> </em>owner Conrad Black’s conviction on fraud made headlines in that paper.<br> <br> How do media outlets cover the story when it hits close to home? And how do news organizations manage in the eye of a media storm? To answer these questions and more, Alison Cuddy was joined by <a href="http://lorenghiglione.com/" target="_blank">Loren Ghiglione</a>, Professor of Journalism at the <a href="http://www.medill.northwestern.edu/" target="_blank">Medill School of Journalism</a>.</p></p> Tue, 19 Jul 2011 16:55:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-07-19/how-media-outlets-report-scandals-hit-close-home-89354