Joel Campbell

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The Bad News About the News

THE BAD NEWS ABOUT THE NEWS <br>Robert G. Kaiser<p>Published 10/16/2014<p>In 1998, Ralph Terkowitz, a vice president of The Washington Post Co., got to know …

Nick Bilton on Twitter: "There are more experts on CNN right now talking about Ebola in America than people with ebola in America. http://t.co/lRNMDzZMjr"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>nickbilton</b><p>“@<b>nickbilton</b>: There are more experts on CNN talking about Ebola in America than people with ebola in America. …

Arizona challenged to abandon secrecy on death penalty drugs

The secrecy imposed by Arizona on the source and quality of the lethal injection drugs it uses to kill death row inmates has been challenged in a new lawsuit brought by the Guardian and other media organizations.<p>In the lawsuit, filed with a federal court in Phoenix, the Guardian together with the …

Journalists and lawyers both build advocacy upon a factual infrastructure

SALT LAKE CITY — When I am asked, "What do you do?", I tend to respond either "I am a journalist" or "I am an attorney." On those occasions in which …

The Missed Opportunity of Newspaper Endorsements

Research, both scholarly and anecdotal, suggests that newspaper endorsements make little difference in the minds of readers. This fact led Edward …

Media and Journalism Fellowships: October 2014 Edition

<i>Here’s a list of current media and journalism fellowship programs, including deadline for applying. If we’re missing any major programs, please use</i> …

New, Used, Rare and Out-of-Print Books

Upcoming Events<p>May 21 MonBlack Girl Magic: BreakBeat poets7PM - 8PMA night of poetry readings from the latest volume of BreakBeat Poets!<br>• May 22 …

Job Listing - Online News Editor

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A new data journalism platform

My colleagues Tom Armitage and Graham Tackley are unveiling a data journalism platform called Swarmize today. It’s an alpha-ish prototype which was …

Knight Center director, colleague present study on environmental journalism in Kyrgyzstan | Knight Center for Environmental Journalism

The study examined Kyrgyzstan’s most popular Russian-language online news site is 24.kg.<p>By Eric Freedman<p>There’s a dramatic disconnect between the …

Interested in participating in a Science Journalism Workshop for NABJ 2015

Are you interested in showcasing career and outreach opportunities in science journalism to minority audiences? Would you be interested in presenting …

Protecting the church from the state

Much has been made about the importance of keeping church and state separate — such as the dozens of lawsuits over the years from civil libertarians …

Latest EPA rules signal a bleaker future for coal

The Environmental Protection Agency proposed new restrictions on power plants Monday to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, a move that is likely to …

Source: Utah State Prison Could Move to Site Near Salt Lake International Airport; Tooele Site Out of the Running

One of the top sites for a new $450 million state prison is out by the Salt Lake City International Airport, UtahPolicy has been told.<p>Prison …

Utah lawmaker says misunderstandings, hidden agendas behind campus gun controversy

SALT LAKE CITY -- State Representative Curtis Oda says the media and some university administrators and professors are getting gun laws in Utah all …

The top skills people list on their LinkedIn profiles, mapped out by city

Using data from its users in the United States, LinkedIn mapped out the top skill sets uniquely found in cities across the country.<p>The map reinforces some commonly held notions about certain cities. In New York, the top skill is trading and investment, in Los Angeles, it’s TV and video production, …

Protest at Utah State Capitol focuses on pets shot by police

SALT LAKE CITY -- A rally was held at the Utah State Capitol Saturday afternoon to bring awareness to the issue of officer related shootings …

Ten Things You Need to Know for Friday - October 24, 2014

No special session on Medicaid expansion. Ebola comes to New York City. Chaffetz says the White House fence is too easy to scale.<p>Countdown:<p>Days to …

Utahns Favor Religious Liberty Proposal

Now that same-sex marriage is legal in Utah, expect a debate over religious liberty during the 2015 session on Utah’s Capitol Hill.<p>Our latest poll …

Wow, That's a Lot of Mia Love Ads!

Republican Congressional candidate Mia Love is carpet bombing Utah's media with campaign ads.<p>Check out this screenshot from the Salt Lake Tribune's …

Herbert: No Special Session on Medicaid Expansion Alternative

There will be no special legislative session this year to consider Gov. Gary Herbert’s Healthy Utah alternative to Medicaid expansion.<p>Herbert …

Weekly Survey: Guns on Campus

A prominent feminist cited Utah's lax gun laws as the reason she cancelled an apperance at Utah State University. Should Utah lawmakers make changes …

Chaffetz: 'Ebola Czar' Should Testify Before Congress

Rep. Jason Chaffetz wonders why Pres. Obama appointed a Democratic political operative, rather than a medical expert, to lead the U.S. response to …

Bernick and Schott on Politics - Episode #210

We are less than two weeks from the election. Does anybody care?<p>Also, Utahns attitudes about same-sex marriage are shifting, and we have a pretty …

Bob Bernick's Notebook: Utah Democrats on the Decline

Utah could be about to join a rather exclusive club – one that it belonged to briefly in the 1990s and 1980s.<p>After the Nov. 4 election, all of Utah’s …