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Columbia Journalism Review is published by the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism

Steve Coll

Victor Navasky

Editor in Chief and Publisher
Elizabeth Spayd

Deputy Editor in Chief
Brent Cunningham

Associate Editor/Production Editor
Christie Chisholm

Associate Editors
Kira Goldenberg, Sang Ngo

Staff Writers
Liz Cox Barrett, Ryan Chittum (deputy editor, The Audit), Greg Marx, Michael Meyer, Felix Salmon (The Audit), Dean Starkman

Assistant Editors
Alexis Sobel Fitts, Edirin Oputu

West Coast Editor
Tom Goldstein

Contributing Editors
Ben Adler, James Boylan, Curtis Brainard, Julia M. Klein, Charles Lewis, Trudy Lieberman, Robert Love, Michael Massing, Judith Matloff, Douglas McCollam, Justin Peters, Alissa Quart, Cristine Russell, Michael Shapiro, Scott Sherman, Clay Shirky

Cecilia D’Anastasio, Noah Hurowitz, Naomi Sharp

General Manager
Dennis Giza

Executive Director, Strategic Partnerships
David Kellogg

Business Manager
Marietta Bell

Collins Circulation Group: Paula Collins

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Website Development & Strategy
Michael Murphy, Dean Pajevic, Jennifer Braun

Desk Illustrations
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Board of Overseers
Neil Barsky (chairman), Stephen Adler, Emily Bell, Nathan S. Collier, Sheila Coronel, Howard W. French, Wade Greene, Alexander Jutkowitz, Joan Konner, Eric Lax, Kenneth Lerer, Steven Lipin, Craig Newmark, Michael Oreskes, Josh Reibel, Randall Rothenberg, Michael Schudson, Richard Snyder, Laurel Touby

Major Funders
Major funders for CJR and include non-faculty members of the Board of Overseers, Maria Moors Cabot Fund, Citigroup, The Commonwealth Fund, Peter Lowy, Omidyar Network, The Saul and Janice Poliak Center for the Study of First Amendment Issues, Rockefeller Family Fund, M & T Weiner Foundation, and The Schumann Foundation, as well as CJR’s Leadership Council, including James H. Ottaway, Jr., and R. Ted Weschler.

Columbia Journalism Review (USPS 0804-780) (ISSN 0010-194X) is published bimonthly.

16 women whose digital startups deserve Vox-level plaudits - A look at the media entrepreneurs who aren’t grabbing headlines

Why was ‘Dasani’ shut out of the Pulitzers? - 5 problems with The New York Times’ ambitious, influential series on the life of one homeless Brooklyn girl

The AP downplays its Obamacare scoop - Repeal on deductible caps marks another step in The Great Cost Shift

The enduring pull of mag covers - Why do magazine cover images still hold so much cultural power in this decline-of-print era?

Michael Wolff’s digital media bloopers - The Newser founder trolls (other) digital-news companies

Is the rising Democratic majority doomed?

“My belief … is that conservatism as we know it is doomed”

FCC, in a shift, backs fast lanes for Web traffic

The proposal comes three months after a federal appeals court struck down, for the second time, agency rules intended to guarantee a free and open Internet

Big food

Michael Pollan thinks Wall Street has way too much influence over what we eat

Why Felix Salmon is joining Fusion

“The core of what I do at Fusion will be post-text”

The greatest threat to women

Louis CK is nonplussed at how ladies do it

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