By Joel Meares Mar 14, 2011 at 04:53 PM
Last week saw NPR CEO Vivian Schiller resign after the organization’s chief fundraiser was caught in a hidden-video sting... More
By The Editors Mar 15, 2011 at 01:55 PM
Is James O’Keefe a “journalist”? Does it matter? Do the political goals of an undercover reporter—or activist—affect the value of... More
By Joel Meares Apr 19, 2011 at 11:33 AM
Say what you will about James O’Keefe, the videographer and self-described journalist famous for his ACORN and NPR stings,... More
By Joel Meares Mar 10, 2011 at 06:30 PM
James O’Keefe continues to stick it to NPR with a second tape—this time audio—released featuring a telephone conversation between senior... More
By Joel Meares Mar 8, 2011 at 03:39 PM
NPR took another hit today with the release of a video from James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas showing NPR Foundation... More
By Joel Meares Apr 11, 2011 at 01:22 PM
When Alicia Shepard became NPR’s ombudswoman in October 2007, she knew there would be challenges—public broadcasters are always going... More
By Joel Meares Mar 24, 2011 at 03:47 PM
The NPR board may have buckled under the pressure of James O’Keefe’s faux scandal, but weeks after the Schillers... More
By Joel Meares Mar 10, 2011 at 02:33 PM
With James O’Keefe’s latest video sting taking two scalps at NPR this week, we thought it timely to revisit some... More
By Joel Meares Mar 11, 2011 at 05:15 PM
I spoke on a media roundtable today on a San Francisco public radio station about the NPR/Schiller(s) controversy. Before we... More
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A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.