Kaiser Health News
By Trudy Lieberman Mar 17, 2014 at 03:14 PM
When we first took a look at media coverage of Sovaldi, the new wonder drug to treat hepatitis C,... More
There’s been solid coverage in the Sunshine State. Now it’s time to treat Obamacare like the consumer story it is
By Trudy Lieberman Sep 20, 2013 at 11:45 AM
What can we say about Florida, that bad boy of healthcare reform? Every time states are supposed to do something... More
By Trudy Lieberman Sep 10, 2013 at 02:50 PM
And so it came to pass that insurance companies in the North Country delivered for state residents some very low... More
By Trudy Lieberman Jun 6, 2013 at 04:14 PM
Jordan Rau of Kaiser Health News is carving quite a reputation for himself on the hospital beat, and helping to... More
By Trudy Lieberman Jun 13, 2014 at 11:00 AM
A good piece from Kaiser Health News and USA Today this week about Michigan’s Medicaid expansion plan offers some pointers... More
By Deron Lee Jan 10, 2014 at 01:34 PM
PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KS -- Back when Al Cross was a newspaper reporter, he now admits, "I avoided healthcare stories like... More
Pricey hepatitis C drug Sovaldi “shattered” sales expectations. Reporters need to keep asking the costs and benefits questions.
By Trudy Lieberman Apr 24, 2014 at 02:50 PM
Remember the $1,000-per-pill hepatitis C treatment, Sovaldi, that wowed the press upon FDA approval in December? In the months since,... More
By Trudy Lieberman Sep 3, 2013 at 03:00 PM
Just as I was thinking Medicaid as a legitimate topic for media exploration was dead in the water, along comes... More
Stop using ‘Brooklyn’ to mean hipster neighborhoods - Elite-oriented outlets typically only cover the borough’s most affluent, Manhattan-adjacent neighborhoods
The Reporters Committee is about to start suing people to help journalists - Katie Townsend joins the organization as its first litigation director
How a Nebraska newspaper kicked off a major prison sentencing scandal - The Omaha World-Herald found that hundreds of inmates were being released early
On media freedom, United Nations plays by its own rules - Months of international crises raises the stakes for reporting on the UN, but investigative journalists remain without a right to information
Keep calm and write a headline worth reading - Ease up on the exaggerations because someday you may need those explosive adjectives when a truly big story lands
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
“[i]n the wake of the recent scandals, women have been driving the story, providing a perspective that their male counterparts simply cannot”
“Amid a months-long battle with administrators for editorial control … the Playwickian’s faculty adviser was suspended for two days this week”
Apple included language in its first Transparency Report to say that it had not been subject to a Section 215 Patriot Act request. That language is now gone.
Buzzword, buzzword, buzzword. Isn’t the buzzword on your mind now? Perhaps it is on other people’s minds? Read on or you’ll be clueless, dated, and without any friends in the world. Buzzword again!
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.