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By Dean Starkman Oct 15, 2009 at 04:23 PM
The financial pages this morning are filled with the disclosure by Calpers that money-management firms seeking business from the big... More
By Dean Starkman Oct 15, 2009 at 10:30 AM
I see that Citigroup, amid boom times for other mega banks, got slammed again in its third-quarter earnings, primarily because... More
By Dean Starkman Oct 14, 2009 at 03:47 PM
Crain's New York's Aaron Elstein has a good story about financially troubled corporations suing research firms that issue negative reports.... More
“We got a piece of the puzzle [but] we don’t tend to go grassroots up. There’s an important lesson for all of us.”
By Dean Starkman Oct 8, 2009 at 08:29 AM
Among the discomfiting changes sweeping through the financial news business in the U.S. has been the rising influence of what... More
How Forbes got to $475 million - That’s what a Hong Kong investor has agreed to pay for a firm that two years ago had trouble paying its rent
Journalists subpoenaed in ‘pink-slime’ suit - BPI wants emails from NYT’s Michael Moss, public-health lawyer Michele Simon, and others
Bloomberg struggles to break out of the box - Justin Smith’s ambitious digital transformation hits some bumps
The Grand Dame of Florida reporting has retired twice, but she’s still causing trouble - A conversation with the Tampa Bay Times’ Lucy Morgan
Embedded with the Koch brothers - Hometown reporters get rare access to the media-shy oilmen, with mixed results
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
“For all their blind spots and flaws, reporters on the scene are trying to see, so they can tell, and the photographic and video reporters take greater risks than all the rest, since they must be closer to the action. For people on the other side of the world to casually assert that they’re just making things up—this could and would drive them crazy.”
CAPITAL: I just noticed that the most-read story right now on your website is an aggregated piece about a Russian lizard sex station in space. BARON: [Laughs] Is that right?
The beginning of the end of burner phones?
“‘Richard?’ I say. ‘Richard?’ I shove his shoulder and nothing happens. He is dead. He is on my watch and he is dead. I hear gurgling. Breathing. He’s on my watch and he is not dead.”
Greg Marx discusses democracy and news with Tom Rosenstiel of the American Press Institute
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.