By The Editors Jan 12, 2012 at 06:00 AM
Journalists are big believers in the First Amendment; its legal force undergirds the fearless journalism that democracy requires. But... More
By The Editors Nov 1, 2011 at 01:53 PM
hat journalism needs, it has been said time and again, is more and better criticism. There have been abundant... More
By The Editors Sep 15, 2011 at 06:00 AM
In the August 8 issue of New York magazine, the columnist Frank Rich suggests this takeaway from the News... More
By Mike Hoyt Jul 5, 2011 at 04:52 PM
rizes—oh, how we love ‘em! CJR’s Joel Meares has taken home our latest: a win in the Best Profile/Digital Media... More
By Mike Hoyt May 1, 2011 at 08:00 AM
his is a full issue and, we hope you agree, a good one. we invite you to read every word,... More
By Mike Hoyt Jan 8, 2011 at 06:34 PM
his month we begin our fiftieth year. The Columbia Journalism Review made its first appearance back in the fall of... More
Disappointing Deadspin - It broke the Manti Te’o story, but then stopped reporting and resumed trashing
Fox News not outraged by retailers’ War on Thanksgiving - As giant stores commercialize the last holdout, Bill O’Reilly & Co. shrug
A bogus NY Post piece sets off a frenzy - Serious problems with column alleging Census rigged unemployment for Obama
GoldieBlox picks an unfair fight with the Beastie Boys - A dismal press performance on a clear case of aggressive copyright infringement
BuzzFeed’s all-positive books section - It doesn’t make sense to pledge positivity if your aim is to provide readers with critics’ takes on new books. It makes more sense if your aim is to cultivate a thriving community.
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
The 184-year-old Rhode Island newspaper is the oldest major daily paper in the country
Pro-tip: “avoid critiquing writing with terms that could reasonably be used to describe a penis”
And why we changed the way we work
How should I propose?
Timelapse of a photo-realistic painting of the actor being done on an iPad
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.
BuzzFeed’s all-positive books section – It doesn’t make sense to pledge positivity if your aim is to provide readers with critics’ takes on new books. It makes more sense if your aim is to cultivate a thriving community.