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In America after the end of Roe v. Wade, one brave source, on the record, is often the best we are going to get. Countless other stories will never be told.
“You might be a copy editor looking for a deeper history of a sensitive word; a writer rethinking who your beat is serving; or a manager trying to make a tough call on deadline. The challenge is the same: Language is ever-evolving, and the words we choose to use can have lasting, consequential outcomes.”
Using public documents and crowdsourced data, supported by shoe-leather reporting, Watchdog hopes to arm citizens with information that can effect real change.
“A lot of it’s trash, to be honest, but a lot of it’s very useful.”
Over 70% said they were proud of their work and would pursue a journalism career again.
The passage of the law especially benefits freelance workers who live outside of New York but are contracted by companies in the state. Hanaa' Tameez
Partnerships are key ways to sustain local news in places where news coverage is diminishing or critical issues are going underreported.
An experiment finds small changes in framing and word choice can elicit significant changes in how science skeptics engage with news coverage of climate change.
Does the ONA’s “3M Truth in Science Award” imply that journalists and chemical companies are interested in telling the same story?