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The Washington Post Stresses Its Mission To Defend Democracy With New Slogan

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 02.22.2017 | Media

In an era in which the U.S. president refers to the media as “the enemy of the American People,” The Washington Post is reinforcing its mission st...

Time Stands By Reporter Who Swiftly Owned Up To MLK Bust Error

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.24.2017 | Politics

For a brief few hours Friday night, Time reporter Zeke Miller was under the impression that the Trump administration had removed a bust of Martin Luth...

News Roundup for January 9, 2017

Outspeak | Posted 01.09.2017 | HuffPost Live 321

Start your week off right...

How To Take Advantage Of Trending News Stories

Catriona Pollard | Posted 01.08.2017 | Business
Catriona Pollard

Nowadays it can be a real challenge to cut through the noise and stand out in the media. But an excellent place to start is by taking advantage of the...

Veteran Journalist and Author James M Perry dead at 89

Franklin Garcia | Posted 11.29.2016 | Media
Franklin Garcia

James M. Perry was a WWII Marine veteran who began his career at Leatherneck Magazine (Marine Corps), and then worked for thirty-five years covering ...

How To Get Journalists To Call You

Catriona Pollard | Posted 10.28.2016 | Business
Catriona Pollard

The goal is to get to that stage where journalists call you for comment on a story that relates to your personal brand. It takes time and a lot of pitching to achieve that, but all that effort is worth it when a week does not go by where you're doing an interview with a journalist who calls you directly.

Why Maria Hinojosa Has Dedicated Her Career To Telling Latino Stories

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 10.16.2016 | Latino Voices

Maria Hinojosa rarely saw her experience reflected in mainstream media coverage while growing up. So once the Emmy-winning journalist started covering...

Friendship And Our Vagus Nerve

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 09.23.2016 | GPS for the Soul
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Jane Simon, M.D.

We don't often think that the nature of our friendships has a profound or major impact on our health and well-being. But a recent New York Times, art...

Custody Battle Haunts Arab Woman Journalist

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 09.10.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Veteran journalist Rula Amin is no stranger to tough assignments in conflict zones, but she never imagined having to dodge legal bullets to retain cus...

Palestinian Diplomats Hone Media Skills in Turin/Torino

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 08.15.2016 | World
Magda Abu-Fadil

Ten young Palestinian diplomats recently sharpened their media skills in Turin/Torino, as part of a program to prepare them for the rigors of public d...

"The Last Thing I Need is More PR Pitches" - Joe Journalist

Allison Kugel | Posted 08.03.2016 | Business
Allison Kugel

Every now and then our team at the Upitch App receives an email from a journalist who, frustrated with their overflowing inbox, tells us they don't want to download Upitch because the last thing in this world they want or need is - you guessed it - more pitches! Point taken. But here's the rub (in our humble opinion)...

The Greek Journalist Mr. Alexander Vellios Decided To Proceed To Euthanasia

Kelly Fanarioti | Posted 07.28.2016 | World
Kelly Fanarioti

At this post, I will not refer to the problems that the young generation faces in Greece but I will present a controversial subject as stated by the journalist Mr Alexander Vellios who I had the honor to interview.

Astoria Characters: The Woman Who Illustrates Life

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.17.2016 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

As cats are wont to do at the approach of strangers, Mimosa has fled under the bed. It's a shame because Mimosa, a 4-year-old, nine-lived tabby, is t...

Fight or Flight: One Man's Choice When Faced With Death

Montclair Diplomats | Posted 05.05.2016 | World
Montclair Diplomats

By: Steve Gauthier, @njscout82 Millions of Refugees Seek A Normal Life Away From War With the ongoing war on ISIS in the Middle East forcing its c...

The Upitch App vs.The HARO Mailing List

Allison Kugel | Posted 04.21.2016 | Technology
Allison Kugel

HARO HARO is an acronym short for Help A Reporter Out; the mailing list that started on Facebook and picked up steam until it was ultimately acquired...

6 Tips to Help with Dream Recall

Kim Treffinger | Posted 04.21.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kim Treffinger

Many people tell me they don't remember their dreams, but this is not a permanent condition. There are many things you can do to stimulate dream recall. Here are just a few:  

The Biggest LGBT Names In Media Hit New York For One-Night-Only Fete

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Reporters, editors and broadcasters from all realms of the media industry gathered at the Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams furniture showroom in New York ...

When A Great Artist Becomes His Country's Conscience

Yehia Ghanem | Posted 03.25.2016 | World
Yehia Ghanem

It was July 1992 when I returned to my assignment in Croatia after a brief vacation in Egypt, only this time Croatia wasn't the main destination, rather it was Bosnia.

5 ways to get a freelance journalist to fall in love with your stories

Catriona Pollard | Posted 03.09.2016 | Business
Catriona Pollard

As the media landscape changes, we're seeing more and more journalists go freelance. There are many reasons for this, flexibility, opportunity or even...

How Brands Benefit From A Think-Like-A-Journalist Mindset

Sachin Kamdar | Posted 02.12.2017 | Media
Sachin Kamdar

Your customers can smell advertorial from a mile away, hence the inception of unbiased brand journalism -- a service to your niche audience, which if done well, can turn into a healthy prospect list and thriving community.

Dear Media Core: Axing Access to Contraception = More Pregnancies!

Melissa S. Grant | Posted 02.09.2017 | Women
Melissa S. Grant

Cutting the funding to Planned Parenthood will do nothing to curb the need for abortion. Education and contraception could curb unintended pregnancy rates, but that's what Planned Parenthood does.

Taliban Attack On Afghan TV Employees Widely Condemned

AP | Judah Robinson | Posted 01.13.2017 | Media

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A deadly Taliban attack on a bus carrying employees of Afghanistan's biggest TV station drew widespread condemnation on Th...

Suicide Bomb In Afghan Capital Targets Journalists, Kills Seven People

Reuters | Judah Robinson | Posted 01.12.2017 | Media

A Taliban suicide car bomber targeted a minibus carrying journalists working for a private Afghan television channel on Wednesday, killing seven emplo...

Moroccan Journalist Is Released After 10 Months In Prison

AP | Judah Robinson | Posted 01.13.2017 | Media

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — A Moroccan investigative journalist was released from prison Sunday after serving a 10-month sentence for adultery in a case t...

Belarusian Journalist Convicted Of 'Illegal' Reporting

AP | Judah Robinson | Posted 01.12.2017 | Media

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A Belarusian journalist has been fined for freelancing for an exiled television channel under a new restrictive media law in t...