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Call it limited-government liberalism, or compassionate conservatism, Washington could ink a new contract with Americans. Is the new president bold enough to try?
From: Politico | By: Michael Grunwald | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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A decade ago, Maclean's labelled North Central 'Canada's worst neighbourhood'. It remains a source of controversy and neglect. The post Ten years later, we ask again: What’s wrong in Regina? appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Jonathon Gatehouse | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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With devilishly handsome looks, a killer smile, and the chillest attitude ever to grace the America’s Next Top Model set, Kyle McCoy captured the hearts of the curious (admirers regularly profess their affections on Twitter) and the competition...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: joeynolfiew | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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Of the all the ways to fund journalism, David Forbes might like advertising the least. In 2014, Forbes was laid off from his job at North Carolina alt-weekly Mountain Xpress after his decision to independently publish a story about the city’s housing...
From: Nieman Journalism Lab | By: Ricardo Bilton | Monday, January 23, 2017
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After Saturday's press briefing which Spicer only gave prepared remarks, the spokesman took questions this time
From: Salon.com | By: Taylor Link | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Writing women back into history, Herstory celebrate lost Irish heroines: Journalist – Doris Fleeson.
From: IrishCentral | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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So hey—I started a podcast! Yes, it's true: I’m catching up to the technological age of 2005. And let me tell you: I’m having so much fun. I feel purposeful. Readers—many of whom are now listeners—are really enjoying it. And best of all, I...
From: The Art of Non-Conformity | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Barry Allen has a new mission when The Flash returns. After throwing the Philosopher’s Stone into the Speed Force, and effectively locking foe Savitar in eternity, Barry (Grant Gustin) was thrust five months into the future, where he watched the God...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Monday, January 23, 2017
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The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has urged Nigerian youths to ‘quit whining’ and that no body owe them anything. Fayemi made this known in a lecture titled ‘The Successor-Generation: Reflections on Values and Knowledge...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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Posted by mahannayThe "why" and "how" of sourcing local talent from national HQA recent report on national-to-local marketers mentions that, with the exception of email marketing, “enterprise brands are struggling to make digital as effective as traditional...
From: SEOmoz | By: mahannay | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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These are times that try your souls, your acumen, your professionalism and your fidelity to to truth
From: Salon.com | By: Todd Gitlin, BillMoyers.com | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Weather Channel co-founder John Coleman is no fan of Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Truth or its follow-up, An Inconvenient Sequel, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival last week and will go into full release this summer A critic of Obama administration...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Robert Jonathan | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Khloe Kardashian has NOT split from Tristan Thompson, despite a new report. Gossip Cop can bust this tabloid claim.
From: Gossip Cop | By: Michael Lewittes | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Guards at the Abu Ghraib prison in Baghdad, where detainees were tortured while under American control, on Febuary 21, 2009. (Photo: Jehad Nga / The New York Times) Trump and his cabinet picks are on record defending torture as a legitimate form of interrogation,...
From: Truthout | Monday, January 23, 2017
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If the president and his aides will tell easily disproven falsehoods about crowd sizes and speeches, what else will they be willing to dissemble about?
From: The Atlantic | By: David A. Graham | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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If these lies continue for four years, they could erode the basic standards of discourse in a healthy democracy.
From: Washington Monthly | By: sdesai | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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BuzzFeed's bogus rationale for publishing the Trump "dossier" is just the latest sign of the profession's implosion
From: Salon.com | By: Danielle Ryan | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Someone at Google's PR and communications department is dripping with wit. SEE ALSO: Carrie Fisher had one hilarious request for her obituary After WWD speculated in a report that Google could possibly be buying Condé Nast, that operates a bunch of...
From: Mashable | By: Sohini Mitter | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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A debate is raging on social media whether or not pro-Donald Trump CNN contributor Jeffrey Lord used Mexican women's menstruation as an anti-NAFTA talking point Monday night.
From: Mediaite | By: Alex Griswold | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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The new White House press secretary Sean Spicer has been slammed for blatantly lying about the size of the crowds which had assembled to attend President Donald Trump’s inauguration ceremony on Friday. Spicer came down heavily on journalists during...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Mohit Priyadarshi | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Journalists will really need to think hard before going ahead with this unprecedented move.
From: Mediaite | By: Lindsey Ellefson | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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The president dispatches two aides to the broadcasting agency that came under fire over the weekend for its Trump coverage.
From: Politico | By: Tara Palmeri | Monday, January 23, 2017
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In a POLITICO interview, Trump's new press secretary pledges to 'do whatever I can for a better outcome.'
From: Politico | By: Josh Dawsey | Monday, January 23, 2017
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But Republicans say the focus on crowd size probably wasn't the best use of his first days in office.
From: Politico | By: Burgess Everett | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Two images this weekend speak volumes about Donald Trump. He basically ignored his wife Melania.
From: AmericaBlog | By: John Aravosis | Monday, January 23, 2017
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A careful analysis by two economists finds that phony journalism had little influence on voters and the outcome of the election.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Arpan Bhattacharyya | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Mainstream journalism in this strange era may be tempted toward — and richly rewarded for — a kind of hysterical oppositionalism, a mirroring of Trump’s own tabloid style and disregard for truth....
From: Seattle Times | By: Ross Douthat | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Numbers for the Women's March far exceeded anyone's expected guess; the Guardian estimated that participation in the Washington march reached 1 million. (Photo: Zach Roberts) Debates over intersectionality and inclusion continued in the final days leading...
From: Truthout | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Trump spokesman Sean Spicer falsely claimed that CIA agents cheered Trump's partisan speech. They were plants.
From: AmericaBlog | By: John Aravosis | Monday, January 23, 2017
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After just two years of wet burping up saliva bubbles of concentrated foolery as a talking head on Fox News, Stacey Dash has been dropped. Some may say that Stacey was fired, but I say that Stacey was given alternative employment. You know that a layer...
From: Dlisted | By: Michael K | Monday, January 23, 2017
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By this point in our experience of Orange 45 - before, during, and since his Inauguration - it’s indisputable that he needs constant attention reinforcing his personal and political legitimacy. He hungers constantly for that attention and absolutely...
From: Crooks and Liars | By: A.H. Neff | Monday, January 23, 2017
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It’s the happiest empathy-fullest protest in histoooooorrrrryyyyy! This was the most powerful event that I’ve ever been part of. Marching alongside my hero mom, on my birthday, was an incredible way to celebrate the human spirit! ~ Duzer! At 2.5...
From: Elephant Journal | By: Ryan van Duzer | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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We met out Zoey Deutch at Sundance about her movie 'Before I Fall,' and she has some opinions on those “It Girl” headlines.
From: HitFix | By: Mike Ryan | Monday, January 23, 2017
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For a few years now, I’ve been pining after the quirky, mysterious, poised gateways fashion blogging seems to open. Time and time again, I convinced myself that while my love for clothing was true, I was neither: a. experienced b. stylish or c. intelligent...
From: College Fashion | By: Ashlyn - Baylor University | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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If Trump were elected, what could he do to change US media law and/or restrict journalism practice? That was the question I sought to answer in an October CJR piece. I recounted the former reality TV star’s numerous threats to sue the press:...
From: Columbia Journalism Review | Monday, January 23, 2017
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MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” co-host Joe Scarborough said that Donald Trump’s first full day in the White House “could not have gone worse” and “it could not have been more disturbing.” Between the highly successful Women’s March and Trump...
From: The Wrap | By: Brian Flood | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Yesterday’s brilliant choice of words by The Donald’s spokesperson Kellyanne Conway, who was making a futile attempt to spin Sean Spicer’s Saturday temper tantrum press briefing triggered by reports of the comparatively low turnout for Trump’s...
From: Liberaland | By: dave-dr-gonzo | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Selena Gomez did NOT break the "girl code" with Taylor Swift, despite a ridiculous report. Gossip Cop can expose the absurdity of this inane story.
From: Gossip Cop | By: Shari Weiss | Monday, January 23, 2017
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In an op-ed for The New York Times, Buzzfeed News editor-in-chief Ben Smith defended the outlet's decision to publish in full an unverified document making highly salacious claims about Donald Trump, saying the traditional rules of journalism needed...
From: Mediaite | By: Alex Griswold | Monday, January 23, 2017
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A Clash of Civilizations in Colorado A lawn sign and the birthplace of the Jihad. January 23, 2017 Daniel Greenfield Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. A crisis came...
From: Free Republic | By: FrontPage | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Children in politics.ADDED: Was it ethical of Fox News to show this clip?...
From: Ann Althouse | By: Ann Althouse | Monday, January 23, 2017
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This isn't distanced journalism. This is an invitation to hate and exult in violence. Because it's okay if they're a Nazi.Challenge yourself, New York Times. Ask first whether what you are doing is more Nazi-like.You are amplifying violence, giving voice...
From: Ann Althouse | By: Ann Althouse | Monday, January 23, 2017
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It's our Editriix! On the Teevee!
From: Wonkette | By: Doktor Zoom | Monday, January 23, 2017
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BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith took to the New York Times op-ed page to explain why his site published the infamous golden shower dossier featuring unverified allegations between Donald Trump and Russia. Smith claimed BuzzFeed “spent weeks with...
From: The Wrap | By: Brian Flood | Monday, January 23, 2017
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A journalism professor raises some excellent points.
From: GQ | Monday, January 23, 2017
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A family’s garage vandalized with an image of a swastika and a hateful message targeted at Arabs. Jewish community centers receiving bomb threats. These are just a slice of the incidents of hate across the country after the election of Donald Trump...
From: Nieman Journalism Lab | By: Shan Wang | Monday, January 23, 2017
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His attacks on the media will only work for so long.
From: Washington Monthly | By: martinlongman | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Recently scientists published initial results from an ambitious project to reproduce the results of 50 influential cancer studies. The first five studies resulted in one clear failure to replicate, two partial replications, and two with uninterpretable...
From: NeuroLogica | By: Steven Novella | Monday, January 23, 2017
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In 1945, F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote in Notebook E, “Show me a hero and I’ll write you a tragedy.” In some ways that applies to Duke Blue Devils Junior Shooting Guard Grayson Allen. One man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom fighter is a...
From: The Sports Bank | By: paulmbanks | Monday, January 23, 2017
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