Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism | Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism

This may be one of the best journalism research and analysis sites in the world.  As you can tell by the URL address, it is based in the United Kingdom. However, its span of coverage is worldwide, somewhat like the UK’s BBC.  That is good, of course… up to a point. American journalists may wantContinue reading “Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism | Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism”

Confidence in U.S. Institutions Down; Average at New Low

Americans are in a funk. It’s an old-fashioned word but it is probably as accurate a description as any of the mood of the people.  The approval rating for just about every institution is down. The only difference is one of degree — small, large or HUGE. The approval rating for President Joe Biden showedContinue reading “Confidence in U.S. Institutions Down; Average at New Low”

Humanities – National Endowment for the Humanities – Google Books

From A Skeptic’s Guide to Believing the News – by Thomas Griffith Who wants the truth and nothing but the truth?  A steady diet of truth would sear the stomach lining; falsity is essential to our wellbeing and permeates our lives.   Businessmen tell the hard truths about their doings only to the extent requiredContinue reading “Humanities – National Endowment for the Humanities – Google Books”

Watch the full “Axios on HBO” interview with President Trump – Axios

This is a lesson in interviewing for journalists everywhere. You thought the interview with Donald Trump by Chris Wallace was something. Watch this. Johnathon Swan, the National Correspondent for Axios News holds Trump accountable but without at any time getting confrontational. Trump delivers a stream of consciousness that runs the gamut from complaints about mail-inContinue reading “Watch the full “Axios on HBO” interview with President Trump – Axios”