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Audit D.C. Notes: Salon Asks Where the Women Are; WaPo on the American Dream, Revised; AP on “Years of Protocol”
By Holly Yeager Apr 12, 2010 at 06:06 PM
Salon has a smart follow-up to a Politico piece we noted last week about a new generation of pundits. While... More
By Holly Yeager Apr 12, 2010 at 02:26 PM
There’s a new view taking hold in the commentariat: the U.S. economy is in much better shape, but the public—and... More
By Holly Yeager Apr 8, 2010 at 03:26 PM
Politico takes a look today at Robert Rubin, declaring him “decidedly out of favor in the nation’s capital.” There’s no... More
Audit D.C. Notes: Newsweek Lets Simpson Speak for Himself; American Banker Connects Politics and Policy, The Hill on the Obvious, Etc.
By Holly Yeager Apr 7, 2010 at 04:07 PM
The bipartisan commission on the national debt established by President Obama is set to start working in a few weeks,... More
Audit D.C. Notes: National Journal Uncovers Who Makes What on K Street; WaPo on What We Think About Homeownership, NYT on What to Expect, Etc.
By Holly Yeager Apr 6, 2010 at 04:02 PM
What do they make? It’s what everyone wants to know, especially when it comes to the small world of K... More
By Holly Yeager Apr 6, 2010 at 11:49 AM
The Daily Beast’s Lloyd Grove tries to declare the death of the White House press corps. And he makes a... More
Audit D.C. Notes: The FT Talks
Turkey Lamb in Greece; Bloomberg Flexes Its Bond Stuff; NYT on Overqualified and Employed
By Holly Yeager Mar 29, 2010 at 04:39 PM
There’s nothing better on a big, complicated story like the Greek debt crisis than heading out for a walk and... More
By Holly Yeager Mar 26, 2010 at 06:04 PM
Cash is king, and that’s a good thing, declares Newsweek in an assessment of the “drastic debt diet” the U.S.... More
By Holly Yeager Mar 25, 2010 at 03:27 PM
Ten days ago, the AP reported that Social Security “is projected to pay out more in benefits than it collects... More
By Holly Yeager Mar 24, 2010 at 06:17 PM
A lot of journalism is just asking the big, dumb question, and Michael Kinsley did a good job of that... More
Virginian-Pilot journalists: Corporate management pressure is stifling coverage - “Lovers of journalism in this newsroom are pissed. It’s bad.”
Paper files public records request—and city’s response is a lawsuit - Local officials argue Montana courts should strike balance between privacy and disclosure
BBC Pop-Up reports from small town America - A small team is traveling across the United States for six months in hopes of finding underreported local stories
What game design can do for journalism - Three newly selected fellows at American University talk about the medium’s future
Timeline, an app based on ‘the history of…’ - But chronology doesn’t reveal everything
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
“Momentarily forgetting I was pregnant, I jockeyed for a position close enough to capture the initial moments of euphoria, hurling myself into the mix of hundreds of frenzied relatives. As the weight of men started to close in on me, I realized how vulnerable I was and started to panic.”
“It should be made clear, in law, that the tasks security reseachers do to make the net more secure and journalists do to understand and contextualize the truth for the public are not crimes”
People have become less trusting of major institutions, according to the annual Edelman Trust Barometer. And large majorities doubt that businesses want to make the world a better place.
Public editor Margaret Sullivan on why the paper should have published the images.
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.
Hey millionaire tech bros: Have patience with the editorial process – Chris Hughes probably wanted to enable great journalism at first. Then the dust settled and before you know it, he’s shaking everything up again