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The crisis in local journalism has become a crisis of democracy | Opinion
The crisis in local journalism has become a crisis of democracy | OpinionIn February, Bloomberg reported that the Federal Communications Commission’s internal watchdog was investigating whether the agency's chairman, Ajit Pai, improperly helped clear the way for Sinclair's proposed purchase of Tribune Media. In February ...read more
Source: Sun-Sentinel
Published on Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:16:00 GMT
LeBron James knows his responsibility to sports journalism as Erin Popovich question shows
LeBron James knows his responsibility to sports journalism as Erin Popovich question showsLeBron James, as much as any professional athlete today, understands the complex dynamics of the modern media landscape. He knows the mission of print media, online media, TV media and social media and the role they each play in how he disseminates a ...read more
Source: USA Today
Published on Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:36:58 GMT
Scripps Howard Awards show celebrates journalism: Winners include NY Times, Washington Post and more
Scripps Howard Awards show celebrates journalism: Winners include NY Times, Washington Post and moreIn one exceptional piece of journalism, content creators led readers to understand everything about "The Wall" that President Donald's Trump has proposed for the U.S.-Mexico border. That content includes an aerial video of every foot of the border.read more
Source: WXYZ
Published on Thu, 19 Apr 2018 04:38:00 GMT
Award-Winning Journalism for Globally Minded Australians
Award-Winning Journalism for Globally Minded AustraliansDamien Cave, our Australia bureau chief, shares insight on Australia and the global stories that matter most in this weekly newsletter. Want to receive it by email? Sign up here. Every April, the entire New York Times newsroom gathers together for the ...read more
Source: The New York Times
Published on Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:58:00 GMT
Break Facebook’s Power and Renew Journalism
Break Facebook’s Power and Renew JournalismJournalism’s ad revenue dependency has always been deeply problematic. Now the commercial model has collapsed, with devastating effects. Fewer revenues support fewer journalists, leaving newsrooms gutted and shuttered across the country. The print news ...read more
Source: The Nation
Published on Wed, 18 Apr 2018 11:01:00 GMT
Pulitzer Prize’s Ryan Kelly Left Journalism the Day After Taking His Winning Photo of Charlottesville
Pulitzer Prize’s Ryan Kelly Left Journalism the Day After Taking His Winning Photo of CharlottesvilleEvery journalist dreams of winning a Pulitzer Prize someday. For Ryan Kelly, that day came eight months after he started a full-time job outside of journalism. Remarkably, it was Kelly's last day on staff: He had already put in his notice and accepted a ...read more
Source: newsweek.com
Published on Wed, 18 Apr 2018 06:40:02 GMT
Deep Journalism for the Twitter Age
Deep Journalism for the Twitter AgeIt’s been more than a decade since Google, Facebook, Twitter and the like took over our information landscape. Yet, for all social media’s marvels, we are just now coming to grips with how it not only accelerates the news cycle – how many times have ...read more
Source: High Country News
Published on Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:50:00 GMT
‘Discover the Unexpected’ Journalism Fellowship Expands To All HBCUs
‘Discover the Unexpected’ Journalism Fellowship Expands To All HBCUsNow in its third year, the Discover the Unexpected (DTU) scholarship and journalism fellowship is open for the first time to students at all Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). SEE ALSO: Columbia University Partners With HBCUs To Boost ...read more
Source: NewsOne
Published on Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:59:00 GMT
Schlichtman: Colorado Journalism Week honors the people behind the bylines
Schlichtman: Colorado Journalism Week honors the people behind the bylinesTo anyone who follows the news, it would appear the industry itself is under attack. Whether claims of “fake news” leveled by the President or cuts to already lean newsrooms, newspapers and media organizations are now in the rare position of making ...read more
Source: The Durango Herald
Published on Thu, 19 Apr 2018 04:03:00 GMT
KyForward’s Gene Clabes among those named to UK journalism’s Hall of Distinguished Alumni
KyForward’s Gene Clabes among those named to UK journalism’s Hall of Distinguished AlumniKyForward Executive Editor and co-founder Gene Clabes is among nine journalists who will be inducted into the University of Kentucky School of Journalism’s Hall of Distinguished Alumni Thursday evening. The alumni to be recognized in addition to Clabes ...read more
Source: KY Forward
Published on Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:01:00 GMT