Journalism is the activity of gathering, assessing, creating, and presenting news and information.
Source: American Press institute
Ethical journalism strives to ensure the free exchange of information that is accurate, fair and thorough. An ethical journalist acts with integrity. Ethical journalism should be accurate and fair. Journalists should be honest and courageous in gathering, reporting and interpreting information.
Source: Society of Professional Journalist Code of Ethics
Investigating and explaining, in a critical and clear-eyed way, how people try to solve widely shared problems. Solutions journalism focuses on responses to problems.
Source: Solutions Journalism
An account of past or current events. In journalism, stories are presented with a combination of people, facts, and typically includes a beginning, middle and end.