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December 2 2014

From Columbia Journalism Review Tue Dec 2 2014, 18:27:48

By Lene Bech Sillesen In the November 19 Rolling Stone article about campus rape at the University of Virginia that sparked rampant discussion about sexual violence, journalist Sabrina Rubin Erdely writes that survivors of rape often stay silent because reactions of "dismissal, downgrading and doubt is a common theme UVA rape survivors hear, including from women." The piece, about a UVA undergrad called...

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From Columbia Journalism Review Tue Dec 2 2014, 15:15:00

By Erin Polgreen Illustrations by Roxanne Palmer It's an established fact that newsrooms must rapidly change in order to survive in the new journalism ecosystem. As a result, staffing policies shift, workflows are disrupted, and leadership turns over. While journalism organizations can learn a lot from the technology sector, there are still huge risks, especially for non-management members of...

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From Columbia Journalism Review Tue Dec 2 2014, 06:50:00

By Chris Ip Jill Abramson and Steven Brill's upcoming longform outfit, a still-unnamed collaboration between the former New York Times executive editor and American Lawyer founder, may be the most exciting media startup of the moment, but it's not the only new entrant to the longform market. In mid-November, Ben Wolford, an American copy editor at The...

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