I think that it’s information that we’re only going to get through better press coverage of this. I think this is a new issue for most people. I think that most people just haven’t thought through this at all. And when people respond to something like WikiLeaks getting cut off of Amazon by saying, ‘This is a First Amendment issue,’ it shows you how little people actually know about what’s going on.
The News Frontier
10:20 AM - December 3, 2010
Why Amazon Caved, and What It Means for the Rest of Us
A Q&A with Ethan Zuckerman
Who cares if it’s true? - Modern-day newsrooms reconsider their values
What Is Russia Today? - The Kremlin’s propaganda outlet has an identity crisis
And from the left…Fox News - There’s more to Fox News’ strategy of hiring liberals than creating a public boxing match
Why Skype isn’t safe for journalists - Here are some alternatives for secure voice calls to use instead
Placing a bet on USA Today - Gannett has long felt the television model could translate into print. Now it’s using its flagship paper to double down on that idea.
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
Can you tell the between content created by a software program and news written by a flesh-and-blood journalist?
The New York Times’ replacement for Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight
“Newsweek published an article which even Goodman admits is not completely compelling on its own terms”
Why True Detective’s finale was all that mattered
Stunning timelapse of Yosemite National Park
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.