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The Invisible Muslims

Challenging the media to report on mainstream Muslim-Americans

Election '16: Lessons for Journalism

Earn Back the Right to Serve as Watchdogs

While demanding transparency from political leaders, we, as journalists, must hold ourselves accountable, too

Election '16: Lessons for Journalism

Why We Need News Literacy Now

How news literacy can help students—and the rest of us—build demand for real journalism

Election '16: Lessons for Journalism

The Way Forward

Reflecting on this historic campaign and looking ahead to what newsrooms must do next

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Democracy at the Dinner Table

A photographer searches for the meaning in the everyday

Election '16: Lessons for Journalism

Journalists Need to Better Explain What Journalists Do … Including Me

If journalists don’t inform the public about what we do and why, we’re ceding the debate to those looking to vilify and delegitimize the press at a dangerous moment in history

Election '16: Lessons for Journalism

Telling Stories in Uncertain Times

The example of courageous Mexican journalists teaches us to believe, against all odds, in the power of story, that truth still matters

Election '16: Lessons for Journalism

The Problem with Polls Isn’t Technological, It’s Political

As a matter of civic ethics and good governance, it’s time to regulate the publication of pre-election polls

Election '16: Lessons for Journalism

Education, Reconciliation, and Polarization

How Trump exposed new gaps in news literacy and values

Election '16: Lessons for Journalism

Relevance over Reach, Value over Volume

Notes toward an empathetic journalism for the right half of America