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 8/7/19

  Monday, the Knight Foundation and the Maynard Institute announced a $1.2 million donation to help newsrooms diversify their staffs.  The New York Times received criticism over a headline that read, “TRUMP URGES UNITY VS. RACISM.” The story covered...

What We’re Reading This Week 6/11/19

Many news organizations and journalists have pledged to not name the shooter in mass shootings to try to avoid giving perpetrator notoriety.  The Columbia Journalism Review has recruited four journalists to serve as public editors for The New York Times, The...