Journalism Today - Columbia Journalism Rev {Journal} (1)
Podcast: Anti-establishment media in the Trump era
This week on The Kicker, Meg speaks with Cenk Uygur, host and founder of The Young Turks, about the role of anti-establishment media under President Donald Trump, as well as what it was like to interview Andrew Breitbart. Then Pete is joined by senior staff writer Alex Neason and senior editor Christie Chisholm to discuss []
Nov 22, 2017 8:14PM - Columbia Journalism Review
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BuzzFeed receives scoop from controversial source: Mike Cernovich
After BuzzFeed Newss exclusive about a wrongful dismissal complaint against Michigan Representative John Conyers was published earlier this week, a paragraph halfway through the article created buzz for a different reason. The documents, which detailed allegations that the powerful House Democrat made sexual advances towards female staffers, were given to BuzzFeed News by notorious new []
Nov 22, 2017 5:03PM - Columbia Journalism Review
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The media today: Journalists vs. hackers
Earlier this month, ProPublicas investigative star Julia Angwin wrote about a strange attack on her reporting team: Each staff member had their inboxes flooded with emailnewsletter confirmation emails, spam, so much to sift through that it became impossible to work. Angwin highlighted the incident as one simple example of how easy it can be to []
Nov 22, 2017 12:55PM - Columbia Journalism Review
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Local reporters in Puerto Rico forge ahead through wreckage
When El Nuevo Da reporter Benjamn Torres Gotay came to a remote neighborhood in western Puerto Rico nearly two weeks after Hurricane Maria, some residents thought he was with the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Help, they hoped, had finally arrived. The Category 4 hurricane, which lashed the island with 150 mph winds and claimed more []
Nov 22, 2017 11:55AM - Columbia Journalism Review
Journalism Today - Nieman Journalism Lab {Journal} (5)
In Turkey, use of Facebook and Twitter for news is falling, and WhatsApp is rising
The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism released a Turkey-specific supplement to its annual Digital News Report. The supplement, by Servet Yanatma, offers a look at what its like to be a media consumer in a highly polarized environment, where roughly the same percentage of people trust the news overall (40 percent) and distrust..
Nov 22, 2017 2:04PM - Nieman Journalism Lab
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Checking Twitterwhile being rushed into a bunker: Considering fake news and nuclear war
Coming soon: The Disinformation Action Lab. Part of a group of Knight grants announced last week: The Data & Society Research Institute is getting $250,000 to launch the Disinformation Action Lab, which will use research to explore issues such as: how fake news narratives propagate; how to detect coordinated social media campaigns; and how to..
Nov 22, 2017 1:30PM - Nieman Journalism Lab
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The future of news (and far beyond), according to Scandinavian media giant Schibsteds latest trends report
Tis the season for trend reports. The Scandinavian media giant Schibsteds annual trends report part predictions, part survey research, part self-promotion is out today, free for anyone interested. The report features essays on everything from the promise and pitfalls of artificial intelligence to sustainability to the future of bicycles as a consistent mode.
Nov 21, 2017 5:07PM - Nieman Journalism Lab
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Can Canada build its own independent podcast industry in the True North strong and free?
Welcome to Hot Pod, a newsletter about podcasts. This is issue 141, published November 21, 2017. Lock down that turkey, folks.
Nov 21, 2017 2:48PM - Nieman Journalism Lab
Journalism Today - Pew Research {Journal} (9)
Facts on Foreign Students in the U.S.
The U.S. has more foreign students enrolled in its colleges and universities than any other country in the world.
Nov 20, 2017 4:07PM - Pew Research
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New foreign student enrollment at U.S. colleges and universities doubled since Great Recession
Nearly 364,000 foreign students with F-1 visas were newly enrolled at a U.S. college or university in 2016, double the number at the outset of the Great Recession, according to a Pew Research Center analysis of U.
Nov 20, 2017 4:00PM - Pew Research
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Despite apparent coup in Zimbabwe, armed takeovers have become less common worldwide
Since the end of World War II, there have been 225 successful coups (counting the events in Zimbabwe) in countries with populations greater than 500,000, according to the Center for Systemic Peace, which maintains extensive datasets on various forms of armed conflict and political violence. Most coups occurred during the height of the Cold War, from the 1960s through the 1980s.
Nov 17, 2017 5:36PM - Pew Research
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How the Political Typology groups compare
Pew Research Centers political typology sorts Americans into cohesive, like-minded groups based on their values and beliefs, as well as their partisan affiliation. Use this tool to compare the groups on key topics and their demographics.
Nov 16, 2017 7:48PM - Pew Research
Journalism Today - Poynter Inst {Journal} (13)
Getting the Most Out of Life: 10 Questions for Thanksgiving
Finding happiness: Jill Geisler offers her list of top 10 questions for journalists to ask themselves.
Nov 23, 2017 4:38PM - Poynter Institute
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The Week In Fact-Checking: How to avoid political brawls on Thanksgiving
The Week in Fact-Checking is anewsletter about fact-checking and accountability journalism, from Poynter's
Nov 23, 2017 3:16PM - Poynter Institute
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Is it assault or harassment? AP decides 'misconduct' is a more encompassing word choice
Is touching someone without their permission the same as exposing yourself to a subordinate?
Nov 22, 2017 2:06PM - Poynter Institute
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The Cohort: Give thanks. Yes, even this year.
The Cohortis a Poynter newsletter about women kicking ass in digital media.
Nov 22, 2017 1:36PM - Poynter Institute
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RJI Fellowship to develop shareable resources to combat misinformation about science
Missouri School of Journalism students are working with a New York-based radio show "Science Friday" to reduce the misinformation about science on social media and the web.
Nov 21, 2017 4:30PM - Reynolds Journalism Institute
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Part 2: What a Dallas TV station is learning with Tegnas Verify project
Tegna television stations use a segment called Verify to help news consumers discern whats fact from fiction on social media. This is the second in a series about Tegnas efforts to improve transparency and trust with viewers through its Verify project.
Nov 20, 2017 5:06PM - Reynolds Journalism Institute
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Inside Internet Archive: 10PB+ of storage in a church oh, and a little fight to preserve truth
At the Internet Archive's headquarters in San Francisco, California, on Wednesday, technologists, educators, archivists, and others fact-oriented folks gathered to discuss how they and the like-minded can save news from the memory hole.
Nov 17, 2017 10:38PM - Reynolds Journalism Institute
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Changing media landscape adds yet another challenge to archivists of born-digital news content
Not only are technological systems currently insufficient for the amount of information we intend to store online, but the debate over who powers our news and the platforms that disseminate them makes saving online news more important than ever.
Nov 17, 2017 7:23PM - Reynolds Journalism Institute