If you’re working on an exclusive story, it’s usually only you, your crew and the main characters in the tale. But if you’re in the middle of a scene where you’re one among many, it can become very hairy. You may be dedicated to accuracy, fairness, and compassion, but the media competition and deadlines put pressure on a reporter to betray his principles. It’s often a journalistic jungle out there. Nevertheless, there are still reporters who recognize that the story is what counts..it’s not about them. May there be more with the courage to stay the course.
A journalistic jungle