Policies

Ethics

In general, all Mitzpeh staff members abide by the Code of Ethics established by the Society of Professional Journalists. We pledge to: Seek the truth and report it, act independently, minimize harm; and be accountable. For a detailed list of the Code of Ethics, please see: http://spj.org/ethicscode.asp.

Corrections

If a staff member receives notice of a correction, he or she must immediately report it to the appropriate section editor and the editor-in-chief. If a correction is warranted, the article will be updated online with the accurate information and a note from the editor explaining what was changed. The editor-in-chief will make the final decision on whether a story warrants a correction.

Editorial

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Columns posted here do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Mitzpeh. Signed columns and letters represent their authors’ opinions. Mitzpeh welcomes letters to the editor. Please use the form here to submit your letter.

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