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Rumors, Lies and the Internet: 7 Questions...
Silverman discusses how rumors spread quickly on the Internet, how to spot them and how to correct them.
Corrections and errors
2 Amusing Corrections and a Confession on...
These comical corrections illustrate the challenges news outlets face in trying to explain their errors to readers.
Photo by Roger H. Goun via Creative Commons license on Flickr.
3 Reactions to the FBI Impersonation of...
Should cops pretend they are reporters to nab suspects? Journalists say this practice is dangerous.
Students prepare for the next phase of Ebola response training at the San Antonio Military Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, Oct. 24, 2014. The students are part of a 30-person medical support team designated for prepare to deploy in the event of an Ebola crisis in the U.S. DoD photo by Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyrone C. Marshall Jr, via Creative Commons license on Flickr.
Holding Back on Ebola: One Newspaper’s Tale...
Editors at The Dallas Morning News said telling the stories of Ebola's outbreak required an abundance of caution.
Photo by Roger H. Goun via Creative Commons license on Flickr.
That Awkward Moment When Journalists Must Write...
Bloomberg News is rare in its policy forbidding coverage of itself. Other news organizations said they handle such coverage...
The rising popularity of anonymous confessional apps has some journalists turning to them in search of news.
The Not-So-Secret Side of Anonymous Confession Apps
Journalists are digging for news tips on anonymous, secret-sharing apps.
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The Good, the Bad, the Ugly of...
Investigative journalist Mark Feldstein used the Freedom of Information Act to get information about an alleged plot in the...
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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...
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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...
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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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