Journalism

Revelations over the past few years about how U.S. security officials have the ability to track people through phone, email and other electronic records are making it harder for journalists to report on what the government is doing, two human rights groups say.  (PAUL J.RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Human Rights Report: Government Surveillance Harming US Journalism

Revelations over the past few years about how U.S. security officials have the ability to track people through phone, email and other electronic records are making it harder for journalists to report on what the government is doing, two human rights groups say.

07/28/2014

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Study Indicates Declining Interest In News Over Generations

The results of a recent survey conducted by the Pew Research Center indicate that millenials – persons between the ages of 18 and 31 – watch at least 20 minutes less news per day than their older counter parts.

10/07/2013

President Barack Obama is launching an initiative to combat sexual assault, particularly on college campuses, turning the spotlight on a problem that has devastated millions of Americans yet rarely receives such White House attention. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Study: More Than 25% Of Journalism Grads Wish They’d Chosen Another Career

A new study has found 28 percent of journalism graduates wish they had chosen another field.

08/17/2013

File photo of people attending an event at The Newseum in Washington, DC. (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images for HEARST)

Newseum in D.C. Makes Changes as Funding Falls Short

In five years since moving to its new home overlooking the U.S. Capitol, the Newseum has become a major attraction with 4 million people visiting its exhibits about journalism and the First Amendment. Yet it’s been struggling mightily to cover its costs.

07/08/2013

File photo of an archived copy of The Washington Times, the paper for which James R. Whelan served as the first editor. (Photo by STF/AFP/Getty Images)

First Editor Of The Washington Times Dies

The man who served as the first editor of The Washington Times and left in a public dispute with its Unification Church owners has died.

12/06/2012

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Research Center: YouTube Is A Major News Source

Information collected and analyzed by the Pew Recearch Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism found that YouTube is used as an increasingly prevalent news source.

08/20/2012

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Survey: Journalists Feel Government Agencies ‘Imposing On Reporting Practices’

The Society of Professional Jounralists released a study whose findings show reporters feeling impediments in coverage of federal government, due to censorship by public affairs officers.

03/14/2012

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