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The Science in Politics

BRISTOL, R.I. __ In anticipation of the mid-term elections, Roger Williams University organized an event around “Science and the R.I. Gubernatorial Election”. The discussion was guided by a panel of science specialists. 258 more words

Allan Fung

Cited Out of Context: Reporting Data With Integrity

A Medicare database, second-hand stats and social-science findings shed light on how to handle data with care.

By Stephen Rynkiewicz

Journalists look for reassurance in data, as a way to validate what their sources tell them.

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Research to find out what has already been published

Last week we talked about researching to find facts to use in your queries and in your writing. Research plays another important role for the nonfiction writer: finding out what has been published before. 422 more words

Advice For Writers

An Ombudsman's Dilemma

By Casey Bukro

See how the Toledo Blade’s ombudsman handles a reader’s complaint that the newspaper’s president and general manager also serves as chairman of the University of Toledo’s board of trustees. 302 more words

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Panel including @azcourts to review rule changes about mobile devices in courtrooms

A panel discussion on Friday, October 17, will cover recent changes to the Arizona rules controlling use of mobile devices in courtrooms. Sponsored by… 167 more words

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Roger Stone to Speak about Nixon at Columbia Journalism School

“There is no such thing as bad press. The only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about,” political strategist Roger Stone told the… 769 more words

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