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Photo contest seeks submissions [Kyrgyzstan]

Photographers who covered topics related to the anemia in the country can enter this contest for a chance to win KGS15,000.

United Nations

Columbia Journalism School Appoints Award-Winning Journalist Giannina Segnini as its First Knight Chair in Data Journalism | School of Journalism

The Columbia Journalism School today announced award-winning investigative journalist Giannina Segnini as the school’s first Knight Chair in Data …

The Smithsonian Is Creating a Dope Hip-Hop Anthology

When MC Lyte broke into the hip-hop world as a pioneering solo female rapper, she wasn’t thinking about making history. Like most aspiring artists, …

15 Documentaries on Netflix That Will Make You A Better Person

As the holidays approach, your mind might begin to drift towards self-improvement. Many New Year’s resolutions are broken every year because people …

50 Classic Books to Read When It's Too Cold to Go Outside

There’s something about cold weather that makes retreating to a cozy nook in your home with a good book and a cup of tea so appealing. While there …

You Learn One of These 5 Ways (Infographic)

It is critical to know the learning style of yourself and those around you. The new flowchart infographic from NeoMam Studios shows your strengths<p>"Work hard" is such bland, blanket advice because the definition varies greatly depending on the person. Setting goals may be easy for you, but emotional …

Homemade Gyro: A Greek Classic Recipe

Gyros are surprisingly easy to make at home, and it is a great sandwich for both lunch and dinner. This particular recipe uses ground meat. For a …

How to Write Well: 10 Timeless Rules From Legendary Ad Exec David Ogilvy

Writing is easy. Most people can do it. If you’re reading this, you can write.But can you write <i> well</i>? Does your writing connect with people? Does it …

This New York Times comment perfectly explains why women didn't speak up about Harvey Weinstein

One of the counter-arguments in the whole Harvey Weinstein saga that keeps seeping through social media as more celebrities speak up against the …

Harvey Weinstein

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7 Basic Formulas for Homemade Spice Blends

There are at least four reasons you should make your own seasoning mixes:<p>It ensures consistency. Mix up your spice blend once, and the proportions …

Coffee Grinders

Learn To Make Disneyland’s Famous Corn Dog At Home With This Recipe

When we think of Disneyland’s food, three classic items come to mind: deeply fried Chimichangas, greasy Turkey Legs, and crunchy Corn Dogs. What trip to Disneyland is complete without eating at least one of these treats, if not all three? We don’t judge here. But it has to be said here and now …

Toppling Monuments, a Visual History

History is littered with the shattered remains of toppled statues, and more are toppling now in the American South.<p>A violent rally this weekend in Charlottesville, Va., centered in part on the city’s plan to relocate a statue of the Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. A memorial to Confederate soldiers …

Fact-checkers create games to help readers spot fake news

• Verification<br>• Specialized Reporting<br>• Digital Journalism<br>Hoping to make fact-checking more engaging to the public, these organizations are producing games …

Secure Accounts

Alert! <br>Secure Accounts<p>Also available in<p><b>Secure accounts</b> is a set of resources to help communicate why securing your digital accounts is important, and …

The Coral Project’s Community Guides for Journalism

This section walks you through how to create successful communities that support your mission.<p>This section helps you create an effective moderation …

Meet the Pursuance Project, Barrett Brown’s new platform for underground democracy

Barrett Brown’s radical vision for a “vast and formidable ecosystem of opposition to institutional injustice” first came to life, in technical …

Exploring the Role of Algorithms in Online Harmful Speech

<i>Reflections from a recent workshop hosted by the Berkman Klein Center in collaboration with the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public</i> …

Automation promises increased efficiency, engagement for newsrooms

• Tech Terms for Journalists<br>• Specialized Reporting<br>• Digital Journalism<br>Inside The Washington Post's experiments with automation — and how they can be …

Journalism

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What is the meaning of journalism in Ukraine today?

Ukraine’s journalists are often told we need to react in kind to information warfare. But let’s not forget what we can do to de-intensify this …

Russia

A sober look at Artificial Intelligence in journalism from the GEN Summit

<b>Possible challenges and necessary precautions for worst case scenarios</b><p>Wednesday’s presentations had an optimistic and engaged attitude to new …

ICFJ offers webinar on strategies for making digital news startups profitable [Worldwide]

Independent digital media in Latin America are not just producing news — they are generators of change, promoting better laws, defending human …

Profit

Q&A: Impunity and journalist safety are priority says new OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Harlem Désir

The OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media plays a vital role that is valued by journalists and media freedom groups for its ability to speak …

Covering Volatile Street Protests

Report on both sides of the conflict, but don't get caught in the middle; know your exit route at all times; remain engaged but detached. News …

Mojo Workin’: Editing on a Smartphone

Synonymous with smartphone editing is a growing tendency to gadget worship. Every snappy new edit app sparks a flurry of texts and Facebook posts …

Journalism

Israel should abandon plans to close, censor Al-Jazeera

Washington, D.C., August 6, 2017--Israeli authorities should abandon efforts to close Qatari broadcaster Al-Jazeera's offices, revoke its …

Middle East

China's Few Investigative Journalists Face Increasing Challenges

In China, a country where all media are nominally owned by the state, the government invests vast amounts of money and labor into controlling information.<p>Having any investigative journalists at all is no mean feat.<p>But in Hunan, the journalism can be as spicy as the chili pepper-laden cuisine for …

A Global Innovation Lab for the Sustainable Development Goals

UNLEASH - A global innovation lab for the SDGs<p>UNLEASH is a global innovation lab, which gathers 1,000 talent annually to collaborate on solutions to …

Sustainability