Reuters Handbook of Journalism

The 10 Absolutes of Reuters Journalism:

• Always hold accuracy sacrosanct
• Always correct an error openly
• Always strive for balance and freedom from bias
• Always reveal a conflict of interest to a manager
• Always respect privileged information
• Always protect their sources from the authorities
• Always guard against putting their opinion in a news story
• Never fabricate or plagiarise
• Never alter a still or moving image beyond the requirements of normal
image enhancement
• Never pay for a story and never accept a bribe


Reuters Handbook of Journalism (zdroj)