News & Journalism

Monthly report: April 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 138 influencers like Mediagazer and Joshua Benton, discussing hashtags such as #JournalismAI , #AI and #journojobs.
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What future for AI in news? We want to find out

On Apr 16, 2019
@Chanders shared
RT @xhgMattia: 🚨 JOB ALERT 🚨 Do you want to work with me & @CharlieBeckett on #JournalismAI ? We are looking for a research assistant to join us at @PolisLSE in May+June. Please DM/email for more details (address in my bio). Info on the project at https://t.co/56y34Hl76K #journojobs #AI
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Introducing Journalism AI, a collaboration between LSE’s Polis and the Google News Initiative to foster literacy in newsrooms globally about artificial intelligence. Artificial intelligence, …

blogs.lse.ac.uk
On Apr 16, 2019
@Chanders shared
RT @xhgMattia: 🚨 JOB ALERT 🚨 Do you want to work with me & @CharlieBeckett on #JournalismAI ? We are looking for a research assistant to join us at @PolisLSE in May+June. Please DM/email for more details (address in my bio). Info on the project at https://t.co/56y34Hl76K #journojobs #AI
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What future for AI in news? We want to find out

Introducing Journalism AI, a collaboration between LSE’s Polis and the Google News Initiative to foster literacy in newsrooms globally about artificial intelligence. Artificial ...

Guest Editors’ Note: Digital media and democracy in the Americas: Renewing a journalism of accountability for extraordinary times

On Apr 14, 2019
@Chanders shared
RT @PabloBochon: The importance of a digital journalism that takes advantage of the possibility to gather, analyze, and combine a plurality of voices and opinions to keep governments and societies accountable by telling the stories that deserve to be told. w/ @ugemitch https://t.co/GbVVFadFvT
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By Eugenia Mitchelstein, associate professor and director of the communication degree, University of San Andrés, Argentina and Pablo J. Boczkowski, professor, Department of Communication Studies, Northwestern University Along with setting the social and political agenda and representing a ...

isoj.org
On Apr 14, 2019
@Chanders shared
RT @PabloBochon: The importance of a digital journalism that takes advantage of the possibility to gather, analyze, and combine a plurality of voices and opinions to keep governments and societies accountable by telling the stories that deserve to be told. w/ @ugemitch https://t.co/GbVVFadFvT
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Guest Editors’ Note: Digital media and democracy in the Americas: Renewing a journalism of accountability for extraordinary times

By Eugenia Mitchelstein, associate professor and director of the communication degree, University of San Andrés, Argentina and Pablo J. Boczkowski, professor, Department of Communication ...

71st World News Media Congress 2019

On Apr 15, 2019
@vivian shared
RT @tjaardvark: Women in News is back. Really really hope @mariaressa will be able to join us. @vivian did awesome job hosting last year. Will be another stellar line-up. Hello Glasgow!!! https://t.co/8zg1SiL8Tb https://t.co/ETPIXDsm6r
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The World News Media Congress is a unique gathering of chief editors, publishers and CEO´s, passionate about media freedom and taking action to ensure a sustainable news industry. Join us in Glasgow for the 71st World News Media Congress (WNMC.19) we will look at the many ways to ...

events.wan-ifra.org
On Apr 15, 2019
@vivian shared
RT @tjaardvark: Women in News is back. Really really hope @mariaressa will be able to join us. @vivian did awesome job hosting last year. Will be another stellar line-up. Hello Glasgow!!! https://t.co/8zg1SiL8Tb https://t.co/ETPIXDsm6r
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71st World News Media Congress 2019

The World News Media Congress is a unique gathering of chief editors, publishers and CEO´s, passionate about media freedom and taking action to ensure a sustainable news industry. Join us ...

Extended-Term Appointment in Digital Journalism Futures

On Apr 9, 2019
@CraigSilverman shared
RT @ASalasCTV: Come work with us ⁦@JournalismCU⁩ ⁦@Concordia⁩! This is a great opportunity to help train a new generation of journalists in a dynamic and supportive environment. We are looking for a strong journalist with expertise in digital storytelling: https://t.co/OMtQyqx6zw
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The Department of Journalism at Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec, invites applications for a full-time extended-term appointment (ETA) in Digital Journalism Futures.

www.concordia.ca
On Apr 9, 2019
@CraigSilverman shared
RT @ASalasCTV: Come work with us ⁦@JournalismCU⁩ ⁦@Concordia⁩! This is a great opportunity to help train a new generation of journalists in a dynamic and supportive environment. We are looking for a strong journalist with expertise in digital storytelling: https://t.co/OMtQyqx6zw
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Extended-Term Appointment in Digital Journalism Futures

The Department of Journalism at Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec, invites applications for a full-time extended-term appointment (ETA) in Digital Journalism Futures.

Why newsrooms should train their communities in verification

On Apr 22, 2019
@jcstearns shared
This is a topic @cward1e talked about a lot when we were starting @firstdraftnews - One of my first article for First Draft was: "Why newsrooms should train their communities in verification" and focused on why newsrooms needed more people helping debunk. https://t.co/LWpTRLMHnh
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Verification should be a partnership with your community

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On Apr 22, 2019
@jcstearns shared
This is a topic @cward1e talked about a lot when we were starting @firstdraftnews - One of my first article for First Draft was: "Why newsrooms should train their communities in verification" and focused on why newsrooms needed more people helping debunk. https://t.co/LWpTRLMHnh
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Why newsrooms should train their communities in verification

Verification should be a partnership with your community

New York University to launch Membership Puzzle Project to advance sustainability and trust in journalism with $515,000 in new funding

On Apr 1, 2019
@jbenton shared
@dancow @pilhofer @jny @BGrueskin @emilybell @raju @AlexaBorchardt @NMavens @vivian @xloubellxx @robwijnberg @tomgara @rafat @agolis @jayrosen_nyu @The_Corres @Jaybenton @TheEconomist @FT @guardian Here's how Knight described what they were funding: "bring Dutch startup DC's membership model to the United States" "DC announced its expansion to the US market today" "introduce a membership model to the US that is highly successful in the Netherlands" https://t.co/MjvfKwbsYQ
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Support from Knight Foundation, Democracy Fund and First Look Media will help bring Dutch startup De Correspondent’s membership model to the United States

knightfoundation.org
On Apr 1, 2019
@jbenton shared
@dancow @pilhofer @jny @BGrueskin @emilybell @raju @AlexaBorchardt @NMavens @vivian @xloubellxx @robwijnberg @tomgara @rafat @agolis @jayrosen_nyu @The_Corres @Jaybenton @TheEconomist @FT @guardian Here's how Knight described what they were funding: "bring Dutch startup DC's membership model to the United States" "DC announced its expansion to the US market today" "introduce a membership model to the US that is highly successful in the Netherlands" https://t.co/MjvfKwbsYQ
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New York University to launch Membership Puzzle Project to advance sustainability and trust in journalism with $515,000 in new funding

Support from Knight Foundation, Democracy Fund and First Look Media will help bring Dutch startup De Correspondent’s membership model to the United States

Become a member: buy Civil tokens. Your contribution funds great journalism.

On May 2, 2019
@vivian shared
@McPherSTL @CivilStories @Africaontherise @Civil Civil is governed by the community, not by me or any other Civil staff. It's up to them to decide if a newsroom is in violation. Join us as a Civil member, and you can make your voice heard if you're so inclined. Sign up here. https://t.co/kcXQOJPb5I
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Civil is a community-owned journalism network based on transparency and trust.

civil.co
On May 2, 2019
@vivian shared
@McPherSTL @CivilStories @Africaontherise @Civil Civil is governed by the community, not by me or any other Civil staff. It's up to them to decide if a newsroom is in violation. Join us as a Civil member, and you can make your voice heard if you're so inclined. Sign up here. https://t.co/kcXQOJPb5I
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Become a member: buy Civil tokens. Your contribution funds great journalism.

Civil is a community-owned journalism network based on transparency and trust.

Top Mother Jones executives Monika Bauerlein and Clara Jeffery to receive I.F. Stone Medal for Journalistic Independence

On Apr 9, 2019
@TimOBrien shared
RT @niemanfdn: "During challenging times, they have elevated the magazine and its journalism to new levels of excellence, while modeling a cooperative style of management that is unusual in the industry.” @amlwhere on @MotherJones leaders @MonikaBauerlein & @ClaraJeffery https://t.co/hUw09xEC5A
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In recognition of their enduring support of investigative reporting and independent journalists, MonikaBauerlein and Clara Jeffery of Mother Jonesmagazine have been awarded the 2019 I.F. Stone Medal for Journalistic Independence. ...

nieman.harvard.edu
On Apr 9, 2019
@TimOBrien shared
RT @niemanfdn: "During challenging times, they have elevated the magazine and its journalism to new levels of excellence, while modeling a cooperative style of management that is unusual in the industry.” @amlwhere on @MotherJones leaders @MonikaBauerlein & @ClaraJeffery https://t.co/hUw09xEC5A
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Top Mother Jones executives Monika Bauerlein and Clara Jeffery to receive I.F. Stone Medal for Journalistic Independence

In recognition of their enduring support of investigative reporting and independent journalists, MonikaBauerlein and Clara Jeffery of Mother Jonesmagazine have been awarded the 2019 I.F. ...

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