Ethics in Journalism

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What is ethics? Merriam Webster Definition of ethic 1 ethics plural in form but singular or plural in construction: the discipline dealing with what is good and bad and with moral duty and obligation 2 a: a set of moral principles : a theory or system of moral values Every good news organization has a handbook with a written policy or …

President Trump’s Conversation with Ukraine’s President

MEMORANDUM OF TELEPHONE CONVERSATION SUBJECT: PARTICIPANTS: DATE, TIME AND PLACE: (C) Telephone Conversation with President Zelenskyy of Ukraine Pre·sident Zelenskyy of . Ukraine Notetakers: The White House Situation·Room July 25, 2019, 9:03 - 9:33 a.m. EDT Residence �f;Ctffi'fHOftC01q,JcfOfioru..- ·UNCLASSIFIED Declassified by order ofthe President' (S/NF) The President: Congratulations on a great victory. We all watched …

Misinformation on Facebook and Social Media

Misinformation - Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org › wiki › Misinformation noun false or inaccurate information, especially that which is deliberately intended to deceive."nuclear matters are often entangled in a web of secrecy and misinformation"synonyms:disinformation, false information, misleading information, deception; lie, fib, false rumor, trumped-up story, fake news, alternative fact, gossip, red herring, false trail;informalkidology; informalbum steer"a lot of misinformation was received in Moscow"Misinformation is false or inaccurate information. Examples of misinformation include false rumors, …

Feature Story

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/25/sports/baseball/vladimir-guerrero-jr-grandmother.html Altagracia Alvino prepared a stewed goat dish while her grandson, Vladimir Guerrero Jr., slept. CreditCreditTara Walton for The New York Times Abuela, Chef, Boss: Vladimir Guerrero Jr.’s Grandmother Feeds the Majors For about two decades, Altagracia Alvino has lived with and cooked for her baseball-playing offspring — as well as their teammates and opponents. By James …

Opinion vs. News

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What's the difference between an opinion piece and a news story?  An opinion piece gives you information from the point of view of the writer, or presenter. It may include facts, and reporting, but it differs from a news story in that it lays out an individual's ideas and often their biases.  Opinion is, essentially, …

Internships

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NBC News – Apply now! Variety of internships check them out here  News 12 Brooklyn – Apply now! Check for details here.  News 12 Long Island – Apply now! Check for details here VICE – Apply now! Variety of internships. See the details here. SpectrumNY1 – Apply now! See the details here. Buzzfeed – Nothing …