By Greg Marx Jun 23, 2011 at 02:36 PM
In the wake of President Obama’s big speech on Afghanistan last night, the basic points of his message—a reversal of... More
By Maura R. O'Connor May 5, 2011 at 12:59 PM
When Erik Smith accepted a one-year posting to Afghanistan as a United States Agency for International Development (USAID) official working... More
By Vanessa M. Gezari Jan 6, 2011 at 08:00 AM
One hot night in September, less than a week after Afghanistan’s parliamentary election, soldiers from NATO’s International Security Assistance Force... More
By Michael Meyer Jul 7, 2011 at 05:31 PM
It’s not often that one sees characters from a film gather to mourn a filmmaker. On May 24, soldiers from... More
By Steven Brill Mar 13, 2012 at 04:00 PM
In his weekly “Stories I’d Like to See” column, journalist and entrepreneur Steven Brill spotlights topics that, in his opinion,... More
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Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
“For all their blind spots and flaws, reporters on the scene are trying to see, so they can tell, and the photographic and video reporters take greater risks than all the rest, since they must be closer to the action. For people on the other side of the world to casually assert that they’re just making things up—this could and would drive them crazy.”
CAPITAL: I just noticed that the most-read story right now on your website is an aggregated piece about a Russian lizard sex station in space. BARON: [Laughs] Is that right?
The beginning of the end of burner phones?
“‘Richard?’ I say. ‘Richard?’ I shove his shoulder and nothing happens. He is dead. He is on my watch and he is dead. I hear gurgling. Breathing. He’s on my watch and he is not dead.”
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.