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An important key to watchdog reporting and a serious challenge to journalism credibility are the same thing: use of unnamed sources. In this webinar we'll discuss how to use and work with unnamed sources: What are good reasons to grant confidentiality to a source? How should you negotiate confidentiality with a source? How do you verify the information a source gives you? How can you use unnamed sources to give you information that will lead you to documentation or named sources?t=Working With Unnamed Sources

Instructor: Steve Buttry, digital journalist, Lamar Visiting Scholar at Louisiana State University, former Digital Transformation Editor at Digital First Media and Director of Community Engagement for

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