What We’re Reading This Week 09/07/20

The Atlantic tried to artistically show gender dysphoria on its cover. Instead it damaged the trust of transgender readers. When journalism and Silicon Valley collide Journalists perceive stories published in local news outlets to be less newsworthy The Ballot aims to...

What We’re Reading This Week (07/13/2020)

Hundreds of hyperpartisan sites are masquerading as local news. This map shows if there’s one near you. One group that’s really benefitted from Covid-19: Anti-vaxxers How the media covered two pandemics — COVID-19 and systemic racism The coronavirus has taken a...

What We’re Reading This Week 11/04/19

BuzzFeed and CNN come out on top in the FOIA bout with the U.S. government.     A new study uncovers how Americans perceive local news. The study delves into which is trusted more, local or national news.   poynter.orgNews organizations issue apologies...

What We’re Reading This Week 7/22/19

Poynter dissects ESPN’s ban on politics in its programming.  Last week, Gannett announced a merger with GateHouse. A group of journalists have come together to create a new “information pyramid” that focuses on reporting stories that would serve...

What We’re Reading This Week 7/15/19

Poynter gives advice to journalists on how to cover natural disasters.  After a series of tweets made by President Trump, news outlets struggled on whether or not to use the word “racist” to describe remarks he made to a group of U.S. Congresswomen. Trump...