"Spurned in Spokane" - Edward Wasserman - Knight Ridder Tribune News Service

"Spurned in Spokane" - Edward Wasserman - Knight Ridder Tribune News Service

by: Edward Wasserman | publication date: May 17, 2005 | Publication: Miami Herald | journal issue: 17 May 2005 | pages: 1

". . .The profession has turned against false pretenses. The reasons vary. There’s an unease about deception: If your job is to tell the truth you shouldn’t be lying. That seems high-minded, but it’s a cheap way around deciding whether the truth you’re after might justify the dissembling required to get it. . ."

Ed Wasserman describes the changes happening within the art of investigative reporting by giving a few examples.

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