Journalism

Who Is Fair Game for Public Shaming? Here's a Media Rulebook.
April 17, 2015

Does ESPN's Britt McHenry count? Maybe. But the woman who flipped her middle finger in Arlington National Cemetery doesn't.

Why Are Female Journalists Burning Out? Here's a Theory.
April 10, 2015

In a new poll, 67 percent said they intended to leave journalism or were uncertain about their future, versus 55 percent for men.

The New York Times' "Men's Style" Section Is a Win for Women in Journalism
April 03, 2015

Finally, men are treated as having frivolous concerns, too.

Should Young Writers "Wait Their Turn"? This Famous Old Writer Thinks So.
March 30, 2015

Cynthia Ozick's argument makes no sense in today's literary economy.

Workers of the Word Unite
On language and class at the copy desk
March 02, 2015

On language and class at the copy desk.

Working on the Race Beat
The future of racial coverage at The New York Times and elsewhere
March 01, 2015

The future of racial coverage at The New York Times and elsewhere.

Essential Life Lessons From Mike Allen
February 23, 2015

“If you haven't met her, she ain't your girlfriend, dude.”

The Rise of Feelings Journalism
A condescending article about Jessica Williams is part of an unfortunate media trend
February 19, 2015

A condescending article about Jessica Williams is part of an unfortunate media trend.

Conservatives Have Waged a 50-Year War to Prove the News Media Can't Be Trusted
February 13, 2015

They say the Brian Williams scandal is just the latest proof.

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