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Election '16: Lessons for Journalism

Don’t Fear the Curmudgeon

Angie Muhs, executive editor of the Illinois State Journal-Register, shares what she’s learned from the paper’s reader advisory board

Opinion: Tech

AI Is Journalism’s Next Big Threat (or Opportunity)

Newsrooms risk being left behind by the next major shift in information architecture: Artificial intelligence

Sounding

The Power in Sports

Empathetically covering sports may be the best way to bring together divided people

Features

Can News Literacy Be Taught?

At a time when more critical media consumption is sorely needed, news literacy can be a difficult skill to impart

Features

Flagging Fake News

A look at some potential tools and strategies for identifying misinformation

Features

Rethinking the White House Beat

How newsrooms are changing to cover the Trump White House

Live @ Lippmann

S. Mitra Kalita: “‘They don’t know, they don’t show’—those words [from ‘Boyz n the Hood’] just penetrated me. … Those words have been the refrain of my career”

CNN Digital’s VP for programming on bringing change to the LA Times, experimenting on different platforms, and her company’s role in the digital age

Features

Covering Sexual Assault

Reporting on rape and sexual assault challenges journalists to build trust with sources and avoid injecting bias into the story

Opinion

Another Under-Covered Trump-Voting Demographic

We need fewer stories about poor white Trump voters and more about rich white ones

Opinion

Here Comes Somebody: Journalism and the Trust Economy

Mark Little, founder of Storyful, on what the digital economy of news would look like if it was optimized for trust

Live @ Lippmann

Zach Seward: “We focus on the user experience heavily in everything we do.”

Quartz’s executive editor on its high-end advertising strategy, its constantly changing product offerings, and presenting news in an entertaining app

Opinion: Ethics

Reporting the Bad News—And the Good

Uncovering corruption is a key role of journalists but so is highlighting government programs that make people’s lives better