Stories We’re Following 01/18/2019

Stories We’re Following 01/18/2019

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.  — False copies of The Washington Post were distributed.The Yes Men activist group pulled this satirical stunt. Read here how the “paper” made it into the publics hands. Sinclair fired a news reporter after she was diagnosed with cancer....
Stories We’re Following 4/25/2018

Stories We’re Following 4/25/2018

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. —  A conflict of interest? Poynter explores an ethics issue with a print editor and his pro-gun stance. Read the full story here. Facebook recently shared its method of gauging how the social media site will decide which type of speech to...

Stories We’re Following 10/9

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. —   The Columbia Journalism Review reports on how two local newspapers covered the Las Vegas shooting —  from Mesquite, Nevada — and how locals, and reporters, dealt with the news. Click here. This past week Facebook was accused of...

Stories We’re Following 5/2

Facebook hired former New York Times staffer Alex Hardiman in a new position called head of news products. According to Recode, “Hardiman will work with publishers to create news features, and also try to stop the proliferation of false news on the...

Stories We’re Following 11/16

In reference to coverage of President-elect Donald Trump, an article from the Columbia Journalism Review examined how “reporters’ personal views got in the way of their ability to hear what was happening around them.” An ethicist from Poynter discussed how...