The Globe supports an international effort toward greater transparency and credibility in digital news

The Globe and Mail continues its leadership in The Trust Project, an international consortium of major publishers and platforms building a system of higher standards for truth and transparency in journalism.

Led by award-winning journalist Sally Lehrman and hosted by The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University, the consortium has created a digital protocol of “indicators” now being shown to the public by 120 websites, including those of The Washington Post and The Economist. Read more…