Monthly Archives: April 2018
AP Stylebook Changes
Sometimes news people write things just because they’ve heard them used in news copy before, whether or not they make sense. As in describing a person with a handicap as “wheelchair bound”, even though that ancient descriptor is wrong and offensive to a lot of people with handicaps. Wheelchairs are... - MORE -
Empathy In Journalism?
How Much Of What Your Station Posts To Facebook Is Actually Local News?
The Week In Fact-Checking (From Poynter)
Regional Murrow Awards Announced By RTDNA
“A Climate Of Growing Animosity And Hatred Toward Reporters”
A New Manual For Journalists Experiencing Harassment Online
WBA Foundation Names Panelists For Primary Debates
The debates for both primaries are scheduled for the second half of July. The debates, which will be interactive with live social media, will both run a full hour. The WBA Foundation has named the journalists who will participate as panelists. Read the story here. Posted by Tim Morrissey... - MORE -