'Morning Edition' Book Club, Fundraising & Firewalls : Memmos Standards & Practices Editor Mark Memmott writes occasional notes about the issues journalists encounter and the way NPR handles them. They often expand on topics covered in the Ethics Handbook.
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'Morning Edition' Book Club, Fundraising & Firewalls

Because it is "essential to avoid even the appearance that fundraising in support of the Morning Edition Book Club has influenced the editorial decision-making involved in conducting the book club," guidelines have been issued that aim to put a "strict firewall between the two activities."

In the interest of transparency, they have been posted here.

The guidelines also been put online because they could prove useful if similar projects are launched.