Beyond the Headlines – Have the Media Treated Mayor Ford Fairly?

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Beyond the Headlines – Have the Media Treated Mayor Ford Fairly?

The scandal over an alleged video that shows Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine has made international headlines and raised questions about the media’s coverage of the story. National Post columnist Christie Blatchford, Toronto Star investigative reporter Kevin Donovan, The Grid senior editor Edward Keenan, and Ryerson University journalism professor Lisa Taylor discuss the media’s treatment of the mayor. The panel takes place at the Empire Club of Canada in Toronto, Ont., September 27, 2013.