By David Uberti Jan 5, 2015 at 08:00 AM
In Detroit, the American Dream has become an American Paradox: Corporate-backed revitalization downtown belies the continued deterioration of sprawling... More
By Jill Abramson Dec 22, 2014 at 06:50 AM
One of the most memorable conversations I had at The New York Times was with Punch Sulzberger. I came... More
By Ben Adler Oct 30, 2014 at 06:50 AM
When the Huffington Post announced it would crowdfund a one-year reporting fellowship to cover the aftermath of teenager Michael Brown's... More
By Sara Morrison Jul 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM
When Ezra Klein left the Washington Post in January to start his own website at Vox Media, a big... More
By Leila Fadel Jul 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Liz Sly, the Beirut bureau chief of The Washington Post, was sitting in the lobby of a Damascus hotel... More
By Gary Thomas Jul 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Spurred by the foreign policy crises in Ukraine and Syria, and a fear that the US is losing the global... More
By Mirta Ojito May 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM
When I graduated from college in Florida in 1986 and began looking for jobs, several people told me not... More
Foreign journalists know they’d be lost, or even dead, without the locals they hire, but do they give them credit back home?
By Andrew Bossone Apr 30, 2014 at 06:50 AM
I first met Mohannad Sabry in 2005, when I arrived in Egypt for an unpaid internship with The Associated... More
Gannett has long felt the television model could translate into print. Now it’s using its flagship paper to double down on that idea.
By David Cay Johnston Mar 3, 2014 at 12:00 AM
The business model of network television--plugging the power of a national broadcast operation into a grid of local stations--is coming... More
By Lauren Kirchner Mar 3, 2014 at 12:00 AM
On January 30, the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and CJR hosted a lively panel discussion on "Journalism... 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
The national conversation about same-sex marriage has shifted. What are the challenges now for the journalists who cover it?
By Christopher Massie Sep 3, 2013 at 12:00 AM
On June 12, two weeks before the Supreme Court, in separate rulings, struck down parts of the Defense of... More
By Brendan Fitzgerald May 1, 2013 at 12:00 AM
For our March-April issue, CJR asked 18 journalists to answer a question: "How can we improve coverage of race,... 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