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By Holly Yeager May 10, 2010 at 01:40 PM
The Washington Post does a nice job of highlighting just how worried payday lenders and check cashers are about the... More
Audit D.C. Notes: NYT on Obama’s Juggling Act; Mystery Pollster on How It’s Done in the U.K., FT on the Very Long View
By Holly Yeager May 4, 2010 at 04:21 PM
President Obama’s ideological juggling act gets thoughtful treatment from the NYT’s Jackie Calmes. There’s no real news in the piece,... More
By Holly Yeager May 4, 2010 at 12:09 PM
The Wall Street Journal has good instincts today, looking for hypocrisy in a place it’s known to dwell: Capitol Hill.... More
By Holly Yeager Apr 27, 2010 at 12:06 PM
The deficit commission created by President Obama holds its first meeting today, and a couple of preview pieces stand out... More
By Holly Yeager Apr 20, 2010 at 09:26 AM
Think tanks are in Washington’s DNA. But despite their outsized role in our politics and policy debates, the press rarely... More
Audit D.C. Notes: The Post Explains Competing Stern Narratives; NYT on the Revolting Revolving Door, John Kay on the Failures of Economics
By Holly Yeager Apr 14, 2010 at 04:35 PM
Since Politico’s Ben Smith reported Andy Stern’s planned exit from SEIU on Monday, there have been competing narratives applied to... More
By Holly Yeager Apr 13, 2010 at 03:05 PM
The Washington Post’s page-one story about the federal deficit is generating a lot of buzz, as it should. It’s got... 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?
What to make of the 28-year-old columnist’s contempt for the GOP—and its would-be reformers
Dowd and Fournier and countless others who have launched similar complaints are asking, “Why aren’t we getting what we were promised?”
What do news publications need to do to adapt to digital? Any publication you see doing it really well?
Wolf Blitzer and other journalists should leave God out of natural disasters
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.