This is when it matters

Pulitzer Prize Winners Journalism 2018

Pulitzer Prize for breaking news reporting
The staff of The Press Democrat

Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting
The staff of The Washington Post Continue reading

Free Press

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Great quote! I thought it might be a good reminder, at a time, when the free press is being attacked over and over again. As a matter of fact, I want to thank all the brave women and men who -with their pencils and keyboards- try to shed some light on some things that are hidden in the dark.  Continue reading

Media Bias -Left and Right

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Bad news – Fake news – Biased news – Bad media – Bad press – Lying press. We all heard the slogans lately and I couldn’t help research it a bit more.

For a time, “bias” was the term of choice to describe anything people hated about journalism, whether the power and influence of corporate news organizations to the choices reporters made in writing individual stories. In 2001, in fact, a book about media unfairness entitled “Bias” was number one on the New York Times bestseller list. Continue reading