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How kids get their news

The ways teens get the news today is different than how they got it 75 years ago. Today, most teens... More

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How kids get their news

Most teenagers nowadays are out of touch with world news, even though they are very involved in media. I would... More

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How kids gets their news

Like many of my fellow students, I get my news from a variety of sources, including my cell phone, the... More

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How kids get their news

Not uncommonly, as a teenager in today's society, I spend a great deal of time every day on my cell... More

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How kids get their news

Most teenagers get their news from social networking sites nowadays. Sites like Twitter, Facebook, or maybe from little news ticker... More

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How kids get their news

Teens get news today in a variety of different forms. I don't think many teens get real "news" on Facebook... More

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Every day, thousands of newsworthy events occur. However, few people actually learn of said events from a reputable news source... More

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How kids get their news

Today, most teenagers only care about news that relate to them. They do not actively buy newspapers, go online to... More

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How kids get their news

High schoolers get news from a wide variety of sources, and are especially vulnerable to believing less credible sources, or... More

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How kids get their news

I was once searching for news online outside of my reliable aggregate of The Economist, New Yorker, New York Times,... More

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

Serial creators don’t know what will happen to Adnan Syed - New developments in his legal case suggest that the outcome is wide open

Price hike at UC Berkeley’s journalism school - Governing body approves additional fee of $7,500 starting 2016

Will Denver really have a newspaper war? - As a billionaire floats reviving the Rocky Mountain News, The Denver Post might buckle its chin strap

FOIA reform dies while the press looked the other way - RIP Improvement Act of 2014


The traffic lure of outrage (Slate)

“I didn’t become a journalist to peddle indignation on Facebook. But it sells—the page views don’t lie.”

NBC news producer’s sons were in the besieged school in Peshawar (NBCnews.com)

“I remained silent and didn’t know what to say — I know how such attacks on schools usually end”

Hero mom calls into CSPAN to berate her arguing pundit sons (WaPo)

“This was not planned. She called in on the normal line.”

Dick Cheney doesn’t want to call it torture but the media doesn’t have to follow (Vox)

“People deserve to know that the American government (proudly!) did things that in any other context are called torture”

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