The UBC Graduate School of Journalism is hosting a debate on the future of international news to mark its 10th anniversary. Watch our live blog to see the views of four prominent Canadian journalists, including Al Jazeera’s new Managing Director Tony Burman.
Burman, who is in charge of Al Jazeera (English), was editor-in-chief of CBC News for more than a decade. He is be joined by Sarah Carter, CBS News Johannesburg Bureau Chief and Canwest Visiting Professor, and Ayesha Bhatty, BBC News online journalist and UBC School of Journalism graduate.
Global National and Gemini Award-winning news anchor Kevin Newman, a former ABC News anchor and correspondent for World News Tonight in New York, is moderating the conversation.