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Media women launch Press Forward to fight against sexual harassment in the newsroom

After connecting online in the wake of the #MeToo movement, a group of 13 current and former journalists formed Press Forward, an organization dedicated to fighting sexual harassment in the newsroom.

Taylor Mulcahey | April 24, 2018

How journalists can avoid being manipulated by trolls seeking to spread disinformation

In a panel at the International Symposium on Online Journalism, researcher Joan Donovan shared four "source-hacking" techniques that trolls use to trick the media into publishing false information.

Patrick Butler | April 23, 2018

Journalist of the month: Patrick Egwu

Award-winning freelance journalist Patrick Egwu lives in Nigeria and reports on health, conflict, education and development.

Taylor Mulcahey | April 20, 2018

Investigation explores uncharted territory using cutting-edge technology

The team behind a transnational investigation shares the methods and tools they used to produce the final product, as well as lessons they learned during the process.

Fiona Macleod, Oxpeckers Investigative Environmental Journalism | April 19, 2018

To fight disinformation, focus on on-the-ground reporting

During a panel at the 2018 International Journalism Festival, media professionals encouraged less focus on fighting Russian disinformation and more focus on slow, high-quality reporting.

IJNet | April 18, 2018

By keeping investigative stories alive, Forbidden Stories offers protection from censorship

This organization is dedicated to keeping investigative stories alive, regardless of what happens to the journalists working on them, to overcome censorship and violence against journalists.

Taylor Mulcahey | April 17, 2018

Journalistic platform to investigate crimes of social leaders and fate of former FARC rebels

Journalists from two media groups came together to investigate, build databases and shed light on issues related to the difficult peace process in Colombia.

Fabiola Torres López | April 16, 2018

Journalists leave ProPublica to start newsroom dedicated to technnology's impact on society

Investigative journalists leave ProPublica to start a newsroom dedicated to the intersection of journalism and technology.

Laura Hazard Owen, Nieman Lab | April 13, 2018

Before you request a letter of recommendation, read these tips

Need a letter of recommendation for a job, fellowship or other opportunity? Here are tips to make the process hassle-free for you — and your recommender. 

Taylor Mulcahey | April 12, 2018

Journalism organizations spotlight series: SPJ, IRE and ONA

This is the first installment in our spotlight series on journalism organizations. This article features SPJ, IRE and ONA. 

Terrance Smith | April 11, 2018

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