By The Editors Jul 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Since 1985, the George T. Delacorte Center at Columbia Journalism School has hosted a lecture series on magazine journalism. Over... More
How a hacker helped ProPublica expose Russia’s secret infusion of cash to the embattled Syrian government
By Quinn Norton Jun 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM
In November 2012, the investigative news site ProPublica published a two-part story that added an important new dimension to... More
By Alexis Sobel Fitts May 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM
In the summer of 2010, a conservative talk show host named Michael Graham scheduled a pit stop on his tour... More
Voice of San Diego’s membership model has once again earned the organization a place in the national spotlight. If the model succeeds in San Diego, can it succeed elsewhere?
By Michael Meyer May 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM
All join in In return for their membership in Voice of San Diego, local residents are invited to attend... More
By Michael Meyer Mar 30, 2014 at 06:17 PM
Khalid Mohammed, a photographer for the Associated Press, took a picture 10 years ago of two charred American bodies... More
Up against a wall, waiting to die on a late afternoon in August 1982, a journalist’s life stops and then starts over
By Stephen Franklin Mar 27, 2014 at 12:30 AM
This story is being co-published by CJR and by The Big Roundtable, a new digital home for narrative journalism.... More
By Alexis Sobel Fitts Mar 3, 2014 at 12:00 AM
On a Friday night in January, Bill Maher made an off-kilter joke about mass shootings. By the following Monday,... More
By Kate Galbraith Mar 3, 2014 at 12:00 AM
My article on the most important document in the recent and turbulent history of water in Texas opened in... More
By Andrew Bell and Edirin Oputu Feb 28, 2014 at 06:50 AM
Martin Sixsmith spent four years helping an Irishwoman track down the son she had been forced to give up... More
By Alan Neuhauser Jan 2, 2014 at 12:00 AM
In the span of two weeks last fall, two prizefighters went to the hospital after their bouts. Francisco Leal,... More
In 20 years, football may look very different from the sport we know today. Will the fans, and the media, care?
By Robert Weintraub Jan 2, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Two thousand thirteen was an annus horribilis for the National Football League. Its signature event, the Super Bowl, was subjected... 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
“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.
“I feel the need to offer my perspective as someone who is not a teenager but who has thought about these issues extensively for years.”
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