Views of the News: Covering Ebola in the U.S.
The Ebola outbreak hits American soil. A photojournalist working for NBC News is treated for the illness while his colleagues are in a self-imposed quarantine. Did the Liberian man doctors diagnosed in Dallas have an expectation of privacy? Or should the media have broadcast his name far and wide? Daily Show alum John Oliver says he’s not a journalist, but many journalists disagree. Find out why his brand of investigative reporting is getting the industry’s attention. From the Missouri School of Journalism professors Amy Simons, Jim Flink and Jamie Greber: Views of the News.