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Times Public Editor Blasts Sneak Interview

By Casey Bukro

Ambush interviews usually are not the way journalists conduct business. Seasoned professionals identify themselves as journalists and tell sources they intend to quote them, or ask permission to quote them. 1,062 more words


Examining and Supporting Scholastic Journalism

I recently wrapped up two years of service as chair of the Society of Professional Journalists¬†Journalism Education Committee. It was a privilege serving two SPJ presidents (thank you… 290 more words

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Society of Professional Journalists award

This news is coming a little late, but I guess late is better than never.

Earlier this summer, I won a Society of Professional Journalists award for a Salt Lake magazine piece I did last year. 75 more words

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Bankruptcy Ends Gawker's Stare

By Casey Bukro

On the Chicago police beat, which I covered at the City News Bureau of Chicago, legend was that police sometimes arrested suspicious characters for mopery with intentions to gawk. 954 more words


Awards Associate Judge

I was humbled and honored to be asked to to participate earlier this year as an associate judge in one of the Society of Professional Journalists Sigma Delta Chi awards categories. It was a great experience.


Mother Jones Goes Undercover

By Casey Bukro

Just when you think an ethics issue has been put to rest, a Mother Jones magazine reporter spends four months working undercover as a guard at a corporate-run prison in Louisiana. 1,001 more words