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Public Panel: Outsmarting ‘Fake News’ and ‘Alt-Facts’

Public Panel: Outsmarting ‘Fake News’ and ‘Alt-Facts’ The new Trump era’s assault on journalists, information gathering and facts poses an unprecedented challenge. With the factual landscape transforming at a dizzying pace, the need to accurately report and share reliable information is ...

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Practicing Journalism in Dangerous Times — SPJ Region 1 Conference in NYC

REGISTER FOR PRACTICING JOURNALISM IN DANGEROUS TIMES A regional conference hosted by the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) Friday, April 7, and Saturday, April 8, 2017 at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 524 West 59th St., Manhattan Journalists today face more challenges than ever ...

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Big Picture Debate at The Deadline Club’s ‘Limits of Free Speech’ Panel

By Rebecca Baker Controversy over cartoons depicting the Prophet Muhammad sparked impassioned discussion at The Deadline Club’s spring free speech panel, framing a debate that again made headlines a few weeks later when two gunmen targeted an anti-Islam art exhibit in ...

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Apply by May 15 for Business Reporting Fellowship — Up to $15,000 from CUNY J-School

Do you – or a reporter you know – have a great idea for an investigative or enterprise story on a business or economic topic, but few resources to get it done? Spring applications are now open for The McGraw Fellowship ...

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Limits of Free Speech: Publishing in a Hacked and Charlie Hebdo World

Updated! First Amendment Freedom vs. Ethical Restraint in a Fast-Changing Media Landscape Should news outlets report stolen information like Sony’s hacked files, or duplicate images such as Mohammed drawings that inflame to the point of murder? At what point does the freedom ...