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21 century. How Should the Media Cover Nazis?

By Jonathan Chait, Ed Kilgore, Ezekiel Kweku, Eric Levitz, and Max Read

This weekend, the New York Times published a profile of an American white nationalist and Nazi sympathizer, which was controversial for its tone and approach.

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Human Rights

Two Reuters reporters arrested in Myanmar: govt

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com)

A military-led crackdown has forced more than 620,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee Rakhine and cross the border to Bangladesh

Reuters news agency said it was “outraged” by the arrest of two of its journalists in Myanmar Wednesday and accused authorities of an attack on press freedoms, as the US voiced concern over the detentions. 479 more words

Current Affairs

Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar, face official secrets charges

YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar’s government said on Wednesday that police had arrested two Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo. The reporters had been working on stories about a military crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority in Rahkine State that has caused almost 650,000 people to flee to neighboring Bangladesh.
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Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar: government

YANGON (Reuters) – Two Reuters journalists were arrested on Tuesday evening in Myanmar’s main city, Yangon, a government spokesman said.
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Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar: government spokesman

YANGON (Reuters) – Two Reuters journalists were arrested on Tuesday evening in Myanmar’s main city, Yangon, a government spokesman said.
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The Golden Globes and the controversial group ​that decides the awards, explained

(Source: www.vox.com)

The Golden Globes — the trendy, tipsy cousin of more “prestigious” awards shows like the Oscars and the Emmys — has been handing out shiny trophies to movies and television series for the past 75 years. 1,422 more words

Lifestyle

Nieman Lab: Fortifying Social Media From Automated Inauthenticity

Nieman Lab: Fortifying Social Media From Automated Inauthenticity. “In the arms race to secure the authenticity of online media, platforms will need to step up their internal protocols for both purging inauthentic accounts as well as identifying influence campaigns. 31 more words

Research & Opinion