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Hate Crimes South Africa: Journalists not interested in human suffering, when not fitting their narrative on Marxist ideology

Hate Crimes South Africa: Journalists not interested in human suffering, when not fitting their narrative on Marxist ideology | Journalism News | Scoop.it
Dr. Greg Stanton of Genocide Watch Warns of Crime in South Africa   Speech delivered at the TAU   5 December 2014     At a press conference at the Transvaal Agricultural Union today, Dr.
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South Sudan: President says 'social media conspiracy' drove refugees to Uganda - East Africa Monitor

South Sudan: President says 'social media conspiracy' drove refugees to Uganda - East Africa Monitor | Journalism News | Scoop.it
South Sudan President Salva Kiir says the mass exodus of South Sudanese refugees to Uganda is the result of a ‘social media conspiracy’ against the government. Kiir told German broadcaster Deutsche Welle during an interview last week that South Sudanese Read More
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Reporting in Venezuela: 'The fear has become real' | Freedom of Speech | DW | 30.08.2017

Reporting in Venezuela: 'The fear has become real' | Freedom of Speech | DW | 30.08.2017 | Journalism News | Scoop.it
The situation for media professionals in Venezuela has become increasingly dangerous. But according to journalist Gustavo Hernandez, social media and the country's hunger for information is keeping the news media alive.
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Uganda: Police officers stone journalists covering story on fire - IFEX

Uganda: Police officers stone journalists covering story on fire - IFEX | Journalism News | Scoop.it
On 24 August 2017, police officers at Katwe Police station stoned five journalists who were covering staff quarters that had caught fire at the police station.
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Kenyan democracy cannot take shape until its media step up

Kenyan democracy cannot take shape until its media step up | Journalism News | Scoop.it
The management of the public’s craving for negative stories is one of the longest standing dilemmas of journalism ethics. Bad news commands more attention than good news and so, as the old creed goes, “If it bleeds, it leads.” By this rule book, the killings of least two dozen opposition protesters following the declaratio
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Journalism must pay more attention to the voices of the people | Letters

Journalism must pay more attention to the voices of the people | Letters | Journalism News | Scoop.it
Letters: Citizen-led TV programmmes, news literacy, the importance of local papers, journalist training and other responses to Jon Snow’s MacTaggart lecture on elitism in the British media
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How the Panama Papers journalists broke the biggest leak in history

How the Panama Papers journalists broke the biggest leak in history | Journalism News | Scoop.it
Gerard Ryle led the international team that divulged the Panama Papers, the 11.5 million leaked documents from 40 years of activity of the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca that have offered an unprecedented glimpse into the scope and methods of...
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Who, What, Where, When, Weird

Who, What, Where, When, Weird | Journalism News | Scoop.it
How oddball items came to dominate the news business, and became normal in the process.
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Data journalism: From specialism to 'the new normal'

Data journalism: From specialism to 'the new normal' | Journalism News | Scoop.it
Instead of having a specialist data team in the newsroom, will data journalists themselves specialise in a certain beat and become fully integrated into editorial teams?
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Guy Berger: Journalism is important in conflict areas

Guy Berger, UNESCO's director for freedom of expression and media development, tells IJNet about the conflicts of war.
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Senior Al Jazeera Reporter Detained in Germany

Senior Al Jazeera Reporter Detained in Germany | Journalism News | Scoop.it
Ahmed Mansour faces possible extradition to Egypt.
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These 4 charts tell you everything you need to know about journalism’s biggest problem

These 4 charts tell you everything you need to know about journalism’s biggest problem | Journalism News | Scoop.it
Print is dying. And no one knows how to make money from the social Web.
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Opinion: Journalism companies are dead. Long live journalists. | Poynter.

Opinion: Journalism companies are dead. Long live journalists. | Poynter. | Journalism News | Scoop.it
A Global Leader in Journalism | Journalism training, media news & how to's
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» How journalism schools are adjusting to the digital age

» How journalism schools are adjusting to the digital age | Journalism News | Scoop.it
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Government and corporations hinder journalists with ‘media capture’

Government and corporations hinder journalists with ‘media capture’ | Journalism News | Scoop.it

Around the world, many media organizations are not truly independent. Think of Sheldon Adelson buying the Las Vegas Review-Journal, or accusations over the influence of Spanish telecom giant Telefonica over El Pais, or Thailand and Italy with their crony-owned media outlets, or the rise of media outlets in Turkey and Hungary that have the support […]


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Ugandan radio presenter jailed in Yei town

Ugandan radio presenter jailed in Yei town | Journalism News | Scoop.it
A foreign journalist working for Liberty FM in the town of Yei in South Sudan has been under detention since the last six months.
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Tanzanian court starts trial of co-founders of whistleblower website

Tanzanian court starts trial of co-founders of whistleblower website | Journalism News | Scoop.it
A Tanzanian court on Thursday began hearing a case against two co-founders of a whistleblower website who are charged with obstructing justice by refusing to reveal the identities of users who post details of suspected corrupt officials.
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Journalists under duress: Internet shutdowns in Africa are stifling press freedom

Journalists under duress: Internet shutdowns in Africa are stifling press freedom | Journalism News | Scoop.it
The Africa Portal is a research repository and an expert analysis hub on African affairs.
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The New York Times is trying to narrow the distance between reporters and analytics data

The New York Times is trying to narrow the distance between reporters and analytics data | Journalism News | Scoop.it
It's building on its in-house analytics dashboard, Stela, with the goal of making audience engagement data easy to find, simple to understand, and even fun to use.
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Moroccan editor, source convicted in defamation case - Committee to Protect Journalists

Moroccan editor, source convicted in defamation case - Committee to Protect Journalists | Journalism News | Scoop.it
New York, June 30--Moroccan journalist Hamid el-Mehdaoui was handed a four-month suspended prison sentence by a Casablanca court on Monday and ordered, along with a co-defendant named in the case, to pay a combined 100,000 Moroccan dirhams ($10,290) in damages for criminal defamation, according to the journalist’s website and other...
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Bloomberg's new regime and tensions over the editorial vision

Bloomberg's new regime and tensions over the editorial vision | Journalism News | Scoop.it
In April, Zachary Mider's groundbreaking story on corporate tax inversions won Bloomberg News the first Pulitzer Prize in its 25-year history. When Mider collected his award a month later, at the annual Pulitzer luncheon at Columbia University, the...
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'More women should go into journalism', Sophie Ikenye. - The Standard Digital News (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)

'More women should go into journalism', Sophie Ikenye. - The Standard Digital News (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) | Journalism News | Scoop.it
Broadcast journalism holds the fascination of many young women in Africa in these days of colour TV revolution, but they find it a daunting task on how to get a break into this high pressure job.
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This News Site Is Reinventing Itself In Order To Reimagine Journalism

This News Site Is Reinventing Itself In Order To Reimagine Journalism | Journalism News | Scoop.it
#OwnTheMedia: Positive News Becomes First Crowdfunded Global Media Cooperative

Seán Dagan Wood, the editor-in-chief of Positive News and co-founder of the Constructive Journalism Project, is
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Data journalism: From specialism to 'the new normal'

Data journalism: From specialism to 'the new normal' | Journalism News | Scoop.it
Instead of having a specialist data team in the newsroom, will data journalists themselves specialise in a certain beat and become fully integrated into editorial teams?
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Teachapalooza: Building the Clinical Model of Teaching into a Journalism Curriculum | Mediashift | PBS

Teachapalooza: Building the Clinical Model of Teaching into a Journalism Curriculum | Mediashift | PBS | Journalism News | Scoop.it
There’s no shortage of tools available to help journalists gather information and produce it for different audiences in compelling ways: stories told through audio, video, timelines, maps, charts, graphs and words.
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