Brandon Carpenter

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CIA controls mass media like the NY Times, Time Magazine and much more

In 1953, Joseph Alsop, then one of America’s leading syndicated columnists, went to the Philippines to cover an election. He did not go because he …

Conflict News is creating Conflict Reporting and Journalism

5<p>patrons<p>$22per month<p><b>A World In Conflict</b><p>Feel like the world is falling apart more and more with each passing day? With at least 5 major wars playing …

House of Cards : From a Student Journalist's Perspective

<i>Warning:</i> House of Cards <i>spoilers below.</i><p>A thumping beat pulsates as Frank Underwood, played by an intense Kevin Spacey, rests his fists on the President's desk while his voiceover asks, "You want to know what takes real courage?" in Netflix's recently released <i>House of Cards</i> season three trailer.<p>The …

PR Research: How to get noticed by journalists in the digital age

How to get noticed by journalists in the digital age<p><b>17th February 2015</b><p>The humble PDF has been with us since 1993 and has given loyal service ever …

Are citizen journalists killing reportage?

<b>Citizen journalists are satisfying the 24/7 thirst for news images like never before. Can amateur and professional photographers work side-by-side?
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Crowdfunding for Journalists

• <b>Tips for Crowdfunding</b>• <b><br>Global Crowdfunding Sites</b>• <b><br>Regional Crowdfunding Sites</b> • <b><br>Tutorials/Guides</b>• <b><br>Free Tools for Campaigns</b><br>Crowdfunding is the process of …

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Five Things I Learned About Writing Headlines from Twitter

I've been a PR guy for almost 20 years now. When I started writing headlines and press releases for my startup, eReleases, in 1998, there was no such …

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Some Thoughts on Hope, Cynicism, and the Stories We Tell Ourselves

To live with sincerity in our culture of cynicism is a difficult dance — one that comes easily only to the very young and the very old. The rest of us are left to tussle with two polarizing forces ripping the psyche asunder by beckoning to it from opposite directions — critical thinking and …

How the smartphone could be the saviour of journalism - Gear | siliconrepublic.com - Ireland's Technology News Service

Whether capturing water protests in Ireland or documenting the savagery of ISIS in Syria, innovation lead at broadcaster RTÉ Glen Mulcahy tells …