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How to Master Your Media Interview

Dorie Clark | Posted 04.21.2015 | Media
Dorie Clark

How do you ensure that you're prepared when your big moment arrives? Here are five key strategies.

When Rumors Turn Into Facts In The Mainstream Media

Moe Ali Nayel | Posted 04.14.2012 | World
Moe Ali Nayel

News that is obviously fabricated, or written from behind desks in the U.S, Europe, and east Beirut, angers me because I value the integrity of investigative journalism. I hate seeing how the Syrian peoples' uprising has been manipulated to serve as a tool for some political agendas.

In Year of Uprisings, Reporters Brave Crackdowns from Wall St. to Tahrir Square

Michelle Chen | Posted 04.11.2012 | Media
Michelle Chen

You wouldn't think handling a notebook or a camera could be a hazardous line of work. But according to the latest global Press Freedom Index, abuse and oppression of reporters has made journalism an increasingly risky job in many countries.

Christiane Amanpour, Brian Williams, Charles Osgood and Me!

April Rudin | Posted 12.17.2011 | Media
April Rudin

I scanned the room quickly to get a sense of who was there. Immediately, I noticed Christiane Amanpour talking quietly with Charles Osgood. I walked over and began listening as Christine told Charles of their first meeting.

Watch: Reporter Pulls Man From Overturned SUV

Posted 11.15.2011 | Impact

When Detroit Free Press reporter Steve Neavling started posting to Facebook Tuesday morning - it was all business. By Tuesday evening however, he was ...

Watch: Casey Anthony's Parents Confronted By Reporters

Posted 09.13.2011 | Home

George and Cindy Anthony, the parents of Casey Anthony were confronted by a reporter and photographers in the parking lot of a home depot. The pai...

10 Years of Impunity Against Journalists in Pakistan

Jean-François Julliard | Posted 08.16.2011 | World
Jean-François Julliard

Since then, 41 local reporters have been killed in Pakistan. Since then, Pakistani authorities have not taken steps to bring the truth to light in any of the cases of murdered journalists. There is no justice for those journalists.

WATCH: Camel Interrupts Newscast

Posted 07.16.2011 | Comedy

You know what makes a local news report about missing dogs more fun? A camel attack. It's in the journalism rulebook. Or at least that's what this ...

The White House Correspondents' Dinner: A Postscript

Kate Kelly | Posted 07.04.2011 | Politics
Kate Kelly

He also said something that will stay with me forever: "I am not political -- I don't align with Republicans or Democrats; I am a patriot. I am here to serve my country."

How Political Science Can Help Journalism

Brendan Nyhan | Posted 06.18.2011 | Politics
Brendan Nyhan

I have an article in the new issue of The Forum with John Sides of George Washington University and The Monkey Cage about how reporters can use politi...

Truthful Witnesses: Thanking God For Good Journalists

Ingrid Mattson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Ingrid Mattson

Our ability to respond ethically to situations depends on accurate information and truthful reporting. Our principles are useless unless we first understand the reality. "What is happening?" necessarily precedes "what should we do?"

And Now, More About Me: The Sorry State Of The News Media

Judith Acosta, LISW, CCH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Judith Acosta, LISW, CCH

Things have changed in many ways, but few things as dramatically or as insidiously as the manner in which we receive and process information. This is particularly true of the media.

AP's Misleading Report on Navy Reversal: I Did Not Ask for Anti-Gay Hazing

Joseph Rocha | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Joseph Rocha

There were indeed flaws in the investigation of the anti-gay abuse I experienced while a sailor in the U.S. Navy in Bahrain. But AP's conclusion is wrong. The notion that I asked to be hazed is egregious and painful.

Journalists Targeted: U.S. Reporters 'Hunted,' Attacked And Detained Amid Violent Clash In Egypt

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Reports continue to emerge that as Egyptian government loyalists and protesters take to the streets creating a war zone, American journalists in Cairo...

5 Steps to Getting Quoted in the Media

Dorie Clark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dorie Clark

Why do the same people get quoted by reporters all the time? Laziness, for starters. The good news? Once you break into their speed-dial, the "herd mentality" will take over.

A Minnesota College Newspaper Editor on Israel-Hamas Conflict, from Tel Aviv

Karin Kloosterman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Karin Kloosterman

There are 6 sets of parents in America right now who might be wishing that their kids weren't college newspaper editors.

Red Lenses on a Rainbow of Revolutions

Cynthia Boaz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Cynthia Boaz

Reposted from, series on Civil Resistance and the New Global Ferment Given continued strikes in Iran and the freeing of Aung San S...

2010 Press Freedom Index (PHOTOS): Reporters Without Borders Survey Results

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Northern Europe remains a beacon for journalists around the world, with its countries firmly ranked in the top five nations providing the highest leve...

Upcoming Changes for Newsweek

Spencer Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Spencer Green

A return to hard-hitting investigative journalism: Fareed Zakaria on "Which clouds are prettiest?" Inception team goes inside every sleeping American's head, plants message: "Weekly news magazines are more relevant than ever."

Arkansas Reporters Fired For Making Profane Videos

Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Remember that contract you signed when you got hired, with all the fine print? Turns out it actually said some important stuff. Four employees of Arka...

Pentagon Bans Four Reporters From Military Tribunals At Gitmo

McClatchy | Nancy A. Youssef | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon Thursday banned four reporters, including one from McClatchy Newspapers, from covering future military commissions at Guant...

Turns Out, Everyone's a Source!

Peter Shankman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Peter Shankman

Like most things in the Internet age in which we live, one thing led to another, and I now run the largest source repository in the world, called "Help A Reporter Out."

Jason Linkins

Reporter Dan Noyes Gets Furious At Most Annoying PR Flack Ever (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Everyone on Twitter's enjoying this battle royale between Bay Area ABC News reporter Dan Noyes and Laguna Honda Hospital And Rehabilitation Center spo...

Trend of the Times: Reporters Tapping Into Social Media for Content

Arielle Ford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Arielle Ford

With the boom of social media, when journalists need to take the pulse of the city, they only need to go as far as their keyboard for research, content, and resources.

What Type of Author Will You Be? Expert or Reporter?

Arielle Ford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Arielle Ford

When it comes to non-fiction writing, there are really only two styles to choose from - Expert or Reporter. That is not to say there are no gray area...