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The Reporter's Voice

The Reporter’s Voice

Columbia Journalism Review, 2011

For the 50th Anniversary issue, CJR put together this list of eight different reporter’s stories about their work, their method, their beat.  49 more words

Starving in a "news desert"

I don’t know what depressed me more.  Columbia Journalism Review’s story on respected media outlets increasingly using contributors, often unpaid, to beef up their online content, or the fact that the journalists who read… 552 more words

Fact-Checking Resource Page Now Live!

The journalism world is slowly waking up to the idea that misinformation is a giant problem – and that fact-checking could go some way towards resolving that problem. 187 more words


Gordon Bennett! Politico crosses the Atlantic.

There’s nothing more epic than a transatlantic enterprise, as James Gordon Bennett himself knew.

Bennett never feared crossing the Atlantic – in fact, he won the first ever transatlantic yacht… 389 more words


A Closed Door

A Closed Door

by Curtis Brainard, Columbia Journalism Review, 2011

This was a disheartening review of the Obama administration’s ever-decreasing cooperation with the science media.  The assertion is that the administration is advertising itself as the most transparent group to preside, but in reality, information is either blocked or given with no context; there is an offer of data, but nobody knows anything about the collection of said data.

Reflection on News Literacy

Unfettered criticism of news and media literacy education is essential in the search for best practices

A new piece in Columbia Journalism Review entitled News Literacy vs Media Literacy… 1,150 more words


"Future of Journalism" reading list grows ever longer

When I taught my intro journalism class last spring, I experimented with something that worked pretty well and is incorporated into this semester’s version of the course as well. 474 more words