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By Greg Marx May 23, 2011 at 03:02 PM
A week ago, I called for more restraint in press coverage of tomorrow’s special election in NY-26, which the press... More
By Greg Marx May 19, 2011 at 04:03 PM
The 2012 election is almost eighteen months away, but politics junkies are already being treated to polls asking if people... More
By Greg Marx May 19, 2011 at 01:20 PM
As the president prepared to deliver his remarks on American policy in the wake of the “Arab Spring,” the lead... More
By Greg Marx May 16, 2011 at 03:52 PM
The future of Medicare is one of the biggest, most fiercely contested questions in American politics these days. And with... More
By Greg Marx Jul 21, 2010 at 08:30 AM
For awhile now I’ve been trying to get more journalists to acknowledge that the economy is a powerful driver of... More
By Greg Marx Jul 16, 2010 at 10:55 AM
The latest dispute over press access to the military tribunals at Guantanamo Bay has been mostly settled, for the moment.... More
By Greg Marx Jun 28, 2010 at 04:03 PM
That David Carr column flagged by Ryan Chittum this morning wasn’t the only item about Rolling Stone in today’s New... More
By Greg Marx Jun 28, 2010 at 11:11 AM
It’s been three days since David Weigel, the reporter and blogger best known for his coverage of the conservative movement,... More
By Greg Marx Jun 25, 2010 at 11:29 AM
Last week, Campaign Desk flagged a New York Times item that reported a surprising finding: for all the criticism about... More
By Greg Marx Jun 24, 2010 at 03:10 PM
In his recent blog post on “the actual ideology of the American press,” NYU professor Jay Rosen identified Dana Milbank—the... More
By Greg Marx Jun 22, 2010 at 04:50 PM
Eric Bates had an unusual start to his day Tuesday. Bates is the executive editor of Rolling Stone, and his... More
By Greg Marx Jun 21, 2010 at 06:00 AM
My article in our latest print issue on political science and the political press noted that the two camps offer... 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?
Take off the nostalgia-tinted lenses
What grammar mistake do you find most annoying?
Are you sure that question is grammatical?
After 20 years, the world has finally caught up with Daft Punk, so the helmet-clad retro-futurists are embarking on a new mission: to make music breathe again
The NYT’s Jodi Kantor answers
HD footage from the World Trade Center’s new spire
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.