What We’re Reading This Week 08/03/2020

News organizations are trying something new: Peace and quiet How much does fake coronavirus news affect people’s real-life health behavior? 4 in 10 Black sexual minority men have faced police discrimination, survey analysis finds Meet The 19th*, a new gender and...

What We’re Reading This Week 06/22/2020

Police have been spying on black reporters and activists for years. I know because I’m one of them. New research: When states cut budgets during an economic crisis, income inequality worsens Widely shared Facebook posts mislead on COVID-19 mortality rate Posts about...

What We’re Reading This Week 06/15/20

After newsroom protests, The New York Times opinion page editor and the top editor at The Philadelphia Inquirer have resigned Majorities of Americans Say News Coverage of George Floyd Protests Has Been Good, Trump’s Public Message Wrong Amid Protests, Majorities...

What We’re Reading This Week 05/25/20

Americans Rate Germany and South Korea Higher Than U.S. for Dealing with the Coronavirus Americans Relying on White House for COVID-19 News More Likely to Downplay Pandemic CBS Did Not Stage COVID-19 Testing, Pence Didn’t Unload Empty Boxes at Nursing...

What We’re Reading This Week 05/18/20

It’s okay to not be okay, anchors are getting personal and offering hope.   Americans view the coronavirus pandemic through a lens of media trust and politics. Worldwide Optimism About the Future of Gender Equality, Even as Many See Advantages for Men Most...