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“Tell the story without the explanatory commas, as if you’re telling to the person you want to be telling the story to.”
“Remember 98% of the time the people harassing you are not attempting to engage with your work in good faith.”
The degree of interdisciplinary collaboration with the science desk is new, and it could prove a model for how news organizations cover the climate crisis.
“We were not going to quote Trump making his absurd claims about the election. We weren’t going to quote any of his many false statements. We were not going to give them oxygen.”
What kind of awareness quotient are we looking for? What more about climate change does anyone need to know? What else is there to say?
Frazier was honored with a special citation for her video, which “spurred protests against police brutality around the world.”
It’s like kryptonite for responsible news organizations: the stronger their piety to journalistic ethics and the ideal of objectivity, the more vulnerable they are to accusations made in bad faith.
Voices Across America is looking for writers who can write about where they live with sufficient authority to be credible to their neighbors, but with sufficient altitude to be compelling to readers anywhere.
The pro-bono service helps new news outlets — that often cover and serve underrepresented communities — not only stay in business, but also build a sustainable business over time.
It would be an unusual prize, and Frazier would be the youngest winner in Pulitzer history. But she should win it.