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By Tharon Giddens Jul 18, 2012 at 06:50 AM
VIRGINIA — Last month, the New York Times made an effort to help readers navigate some of the “selective truths,”... More
By Tharon Giddens Jul 10, 2012 at 04:15 PM
VIRGINIA — If you want to follow political money in Virginia—and there’s plenty of it here, as this is one... More
By Tharon Giddens Jun 29, 2012 at 01:18 PM
VIRGINIA — Need proof that Virginia is a battleground state in the 2012 election? In one recent week, the presidential... More
By Tharon Giddens Jun 19, 2012 at 04:45 PM
VIRGINIA — Turn on a local morning television newscast on any given day in Virginia and you’ll likely get a... More
Brick by brick - After years of shrinking ambition at The Washington Post, Jeff Bezos has the paper thinking global domination
Gawker’s so-far successful experiment in making office chats public - Are group chat rooms a waste of time or essential to running a modern newsroom?
A new course in video games journalism - As an art form grows up, can the critics keep pace?
On the NSA, a White House credibility problem - The AP report on the destruction of The Guardian’s hard drives is just the latest evidence that reporters can’t trust the Obama administration on spying claims
Long all-volunteer, Guernica Mag looks toward paying its contributors - The 10-year-old online mag hired its first full-time employee and is launching a second Kickstarter
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
“Make yourself indispensable. Dispel any rumors, however quiet, that you are just there for a ‘quota’”
Nate Silver drills into the numbers
“A single page in a glossy magazine could be discounted by more than half its open rate and still get an effective CPM of about $70. Online display ad CPMs average under $3”
With the relaunch comes the archive
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.