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Restraint vs. Slow-Mo Replay: Rice Video Coverage...
AJR reviewed how 18 news sites covered the video of Ray Rice assaulting his fiancée and found 13 either...
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The Careful Calculations Behind Covering ISIS Execution...
A former foreign correspondent probes how media outlets depicted the ISIS killings of journalists, finding that most editors follow...
Scales of justice. Shutterstock/MilousSK
Point/Counterpoint: Do the Media Hurt or Help...
Do members of the media commodify tragedy? A journalist and student journalist/activist from Isla Vista, the site of a...
Remote control via espensorvik on Flickr.
Putin, Lies, and Videotape: Why Russians Listen...
How could Russians actually believe all of these conflicting, often ludicrous stories on Malaysia Flight 17?
AJR Photo illustration of Raecine Williams by Sarah Siguenza.
Am I Giving Up Being Jamaican for...
An aspiring broadcast journalist has a difficult decision to make.
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Lessons for Journalists in How Storyful Verifies...
Going with unverified information on social media is risky, even during breaking news. More news organizations are turning to...
SCOTUSblog, the online platform that covers the Supreme Court, sent out a flurry of tweets this week to people who thought the blog was the actual Supreme Court of the United States.
SCOTUSblog Brings the Gavel Down on Trolls
The publisher of SCOTUSblog explains why he called out people on Twitter who wrongly blamed his publication for the...
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The Future of Comment Sections: Moderated and...
Various publications and websites are devising new ways to improve the conversations under the content they post. Some have...
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Copy Editors Carve Niche in Digital Media...
As red pens and page reads fold to search engine optimization and tweets, members of a struggling profession ask:...
Code of ethics
A New Code: SPJ Struggles to Define...
The first new draft of the Society of Professional Journalists Code of Ethics in 18 years does not go...
Crave the clack-clack of a typewriter? There's finally an app for that, thanks to Tom Hanks.
Watch Your Language: Swearing in News Stories
Using four-letter words in a guide meant to provide “standards” for news writing might make some squirm, but it’s...
social media
Colleges Monitor, Restrict Athletes on Social Media
University of Maryland journalism students' research uncovers legally questionable policies.
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