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National Review is a conservative political opinion magazine founded by William F. Buckley in 1955. National Review is the largest and most prominent conservative magazine in the United States. The magazine has consistently lost money, turning a profit only once, in 1994. The magazine’s website, National Review Online, has been successful compared to other conservative…

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John Wihbey    
When journalists factcheck politicians (or don’t), how to flag bad behavior on social media, and getting past slactivism: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: the latest in government surveillance, studies on online anonymity and campaign journalism, and the rest of the week’s future-of-news news.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: The death of Helen Thomas, James Risen and the shield law, and the rest of the week’s journalism and tech must-reads.
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Caroline O'Donovan    
The Engaging News Project want to know if that and other small cues and prompts can encourage people to seek points of view different from their own.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: The New York Times Co. tries to sell The Boston Globe, more corporate hacking victims and clues, and the rest of this week’s news.
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Herbert J. Gans    
“Journalists have to consider how American politics has changed since modern journalism first formulated the conventions and norms for covering politics.”
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Adrienne LaFrance    
After 13 months, The New York Times this week discontinued its elections app rather than turn it into a general politics app. Here’s what they learned along the way.
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Joshua Benton    
The NYU professor and scholar talks about his intellectual influences, how he thinks the press did in 2012, and how much of an audience there’ll be for civic-minded journalism.
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Herbert J. Gans    
Sociologist Herbert Gans argues it’s time for political reporting to stop focusing solely on the elites and experiment with new models for bottom-up journalism.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: Lowering paywalls during Sandy, the ongoing fallout from the BBC’s sex abuse scandal, and the rest of this week’s media and tech reads.
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Jonathan Stray    
Nate Silver’s number-crunching blog is perceived as a threat by some traditional political reporters — but its model has lessons for all journalists.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: The debate about free news and journalism quality, The New York Times’ labor conflict, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.
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Adrienne LaFrance    
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Adrienne LaFrance    
The site wants your help assembling a database of television ad buys in swing states.