With reform push stalled, it’s time to focus on fundamentals—and explore how the issue looks from across the border
By Richard Parker Jul 12, 2013 at 03:00 PM
AUSTIN, TX -- As Congress careens toward its annual August recess, the fate of immigration reform is unresolved. House Republicans... More
By Deron Lee Sep 6, 2013 at 11:00 AM
FAIRWAY, KS -- Texas and Missouri no longer square off as Big 12 opponents, but governors Rick Perry and Jay... More
Our correspondent recaps the conversation at a CJR event in Austin, and adds some thoughts of his own
By Richard Parker Oct 4, 2013 at 11:54 AM
AUSTIN, TX -- Last week on the sprawling, sunny campus of the University of Texas at Austin, some of the... More
The state and the feds are still at odds over core election issues. Will coverage match the urgency of the moment?
By Richard Parker Aug 22, 2013 at 02:50 PM
AUSTIN, TX -- In the coming months, a federal appellate court in Texas will rule on whether the Justice Department... More
By Richard Parker Jul 24, 2013 at 02:50 PM
AUSTIN, TX -- He is the chosen one. The frontrunner. The presumptive nominee, and even the likely next governor of... More
Brick by brick - After years of shrinking ambition at The Washington Post, Jeff Bezos has the paper thinking global domination
Gawker’s so-far successful experiment in making office chats public - Are group chat rooms a waste of time or essential to running a modern newsroom?
A new course in video games journalism - As an art form grows up, can the critics keep pace?
On the NSA, a White House credibility problem - The AP report on the destruction of The Guardian’s hard drives is just the latest evidence that reporters can’t trust the Obama administration on spying claims
Long all-volunteer, Guernica Mag looks toward paying its contributors - The 10-year-old online mag hired its first full-time employee and is launching a second Kickstarter
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
“Make yourself indispensable. Dispel any rumors, however quiet, that you are just there for a ‘quota’”
Nate Silver drills into the numbers
“A single page in a glossy magazine could be discounted by more than half its open rate and still get an effective CPM of about $70. Online display ad CPMs average under $3”
With the relaunch comes the archive
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.