The Daily Aztec

Journalists have a responsibility to vote

by Charlie Vargas, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

Objectivity and neutrality are concepts that have been debated amongst journalists and media scholars for decades, while audiences use those concepts to test for bias.  In “Elements of Journalism,” Bill Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel ...

The myth of objectivity in journalism failed the Latinx victims in El Paso

by Charlie Vargas, Staff Writer

August 21, 2019

Earlier this month, in El Paso, the U.S. saw one of the deadliest anti-Latinx hate crimes in decades. 22 people lost their lives.  The motive of the shooter resounded the rhetoric of white supremacist ideology that immigrants a...