What We’re Reading This Week 07/06/2020

Three Months In, Many Americans See Exaggeration, Conspiracy Theories and Partisanship in COVID-19 News Many Black and Asian Americans Say They Have Experienced Discrimination Amid the COVID-19 Outbreak Why do people share misinformation about Covid-19? Partly because...

What We’re Reading This Week 2/10/20

Journalists carefully word stories on sensitive subjects. Poynter Institute has Sarah Welliver’s guidelines for reporting on child abuse.   Misconceptions about his life have become the topic of a Muslim reporter’s stories.   Coronavirus...

What We’re Reading This Week 01/27/20

The Poynter Institute explains why reporters focus on the Iowa caucuses.   Now one organization, MuckRock and Outlier leaders say they will identify information gaps and lack of transparency in government issues.   Misinformation disguised as the news makes...

What We’re Reading This Week 01/07/20

Learn to recognize when images in the news are real or fake. Here is how.   A journalist added diverse sources to his storytelling last year. Here is what his data shows.   Speculative journalism must report responsibly and ethically. Read a...