The ‘History and the Media’ blog is dedicated to several purposes:
- To foster honest and reliable research about the past and promote integrity in journalism.
- To accurately disseminate news which has potential historical impact, as interpreted by experts in the field, related to media reports on the subjects of Biblical Studies and Classical Civilization.
- To be the concentrated location for journalists and the public at large to retrieve this information.
- To provide a responsible counter to the sensationalism which is often attached to archaeological discoveries relating to the ancient world.