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By Dean Starkman Sep 22, 2009 at 06:11 AM
McClatchy asks a darned good question in a recent news story: "Why haven't any Wall Street tycoons been sent to... More
By Dean Starkman Aug 27, 2009 at 05:30 PM
Steven Brill’s New Yorker story on the quagmire that is the New York City school system is an example of... More
By Dean Starkman Aug 18, 2009 at 04:30 PM
The WSJ had an interesting story on how Vermont's strict lending laws have kept foreclosures down. But it goes off... More
By Dean Starkman Aug 6, 2009 at 12:58 PM
Mainstream financial journalism is doing its level, eye-rolling, heavy-sighing best to stuff Matt Taibbi back into the alt-press hole he... More
By Dean Starkman Jun 22, 2009 at 03:32 PM
Not bad for a graduation speech. Doug Bates, an editorial writer at the Oregonian, gave University of Oregon J-School grads... More
‘See you on the other side’ - Meet Jessica Lum, a terminally ill 25-year-old who chose to spend what little time she had practicing journalism
#Realtalk: This is the best moment to be in journalism - The old stuff isn’t coming back, but that’s okay
Streams of consciousness - Millennials expect a steady diet of quick-hit, social-media-mediated bits and bytes. What does that mean for journalism?
Sticking with the truth - How ‘balanced’ coverage helped sustain the bogus claim that childhood vaccines can cause autism
An ink-stained stretch - Can Aaron Kushner save the Orange County Register—and the newspaper industry?
“[T]he most militant I have seen since the Nixon administration”
Holder OK’d search warrant for Fox News reporter’s private emails, official says
The story behind one of the best business models in the country
“What was once genre is now the Zeitgeist”
David Foster Wallace’s 2005 Kenyon commencement speech as a short film
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.