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Cited Out of Context: Reporting Data With Integrity

By Stephen Rynkiewicz

Journalists look for reassurance in data, as a way to validate what their sources tell them. Scientists aren’t so sure – they joke about “data” being the plural of “anecdote.” Two sources are better than one, except when they’re both wrong. 760 more words

Society Of Professional Journalists

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

Society Of Professional Journalists

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

Legal Events

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

New York Times

Publicity summit #pubsum14 of @spjphx pairs great ideas with the journos who want them

This next item is a little market-y. Let me state that up front.

But if any of you have marketing and communications professionals in your firm or office (or if you do that work yourself), consider stopping by… 417 more words

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