II-"Hidden Cameras: A News Executive's Perspective" - Mark Effron - Radio Television Digital News Association

II-"Hidden Cameras: A News Executive's Perspective" - Mark Effron - Radio Television Digital News Association

by: Mark Effron | publication date: January 1, 1998 | Publication: Radio Television Digital News Association |

". . .I have come to question whether we really serve the public by limiting stories to those of 'profound importance,' with a 'vital public interest.' What's changed my mind has been a series of stories that, although not of profound importance, certainly are of great interest to many people. . ."

Mark Effron defends the use of hidden cameras, claiming they are valuable tools when journalists use them properly.

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