Zornio: Not all opinions deserve to be published

Colorado Newsline: Yes, it’s ironic to opine on opinions.

For months, I’ve become increasingly salty as more and more patently false information gets published under the guise of “opinion” in otherwise credible news sources. I’m not talking about Fox News — that’s propaganda. I’m talking about reputable local and national news sources. It’s a disturbing trend, and there’s no excuse.

This is a particular conundrum as a columnist myself. I’m also aware many of my colleagues worry about questioning weaknesses in journalism at a time of such extreme anti-media sentiments. Alas, I’m of the opinion that trust is earned in open dialogue, so here goes.

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