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By Joel Meares Oct 4, 2010 at 03:13 PM
There seems to be an uptick in big-magazine-takes-on-the-cable-TV-phenom stories lately, and Gabriel Sherman’s New York piece today, “Chasing Fox,” is... More
By Joel Meares Sep 28, 2010 at 11:46 AM
The magazine that got General McChrystal fired comes at us next month with another Obama cover, this one bearing a... More
By Joel Meares Sep 24, 2010 at 03:40 PM
One of the problems with an election cycle like the current one, in which so many local races are fascinating... More
By Joel Meares Sep 23, 2010 at 11:00 AM
Christiane Amanpour has been sitting at the newly refurbished This Week desk for nearly two months now. While some reviewers... More
Who cares if it’s true? - Modern-day newsrooms reconsider their values
What Is Russia Today? - The Kremlin’s propaganda outlet has an identity crisis
And from the left…Fox News - There’s more to Fox News’ strategy of hiring liberals than creating a public boxing match
Why Skype isn’t safe for journalists - Here are some alternatives for secure voice calls to use instead
Placing a bet on USA Today - Gannett has long felt the television model could translate into print. Now it’s using its flagship paper to double down on that idea.
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
Has the identity of the crypto-currency’s inventor been revealed?
In one generation, the most popular show on broadcast has gone from targeting peak earners to targeting the average age of retirement
Lighthearted games are more popular than news articles
“Two-thirds of the op-ed columnists at America’s major newspapers are worthless”
Stunning timelapse of Yosemite National Park
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.