Category Archives: Journalists
The controversy surrounding Gawker is only mounting as last week, only one day after the decision was made to remove a contested article from their site was made, two top editors resigned.
Last week, Gawker.com published a highly contested story about the CFO of Condé Nast courting an escort by staff writer Jordan Sargent. Almost immediately, angry tweets and Facebook posts started to circulate online, condemning the gossip site for running a … Continue reading
The past few months haven’t been too kind to Brian Williams as he continues to reel from the accusations and findings that he lied about a number of stories he reported on. Most recently it was announced that he would … Continue reading
As the end of Brian Williams six-month suspension from NBC Nightly News approaches, I’ve started to think about the biggest blunders to hit the journalism world over the past decade. There have been a good amount of scandals within the … Continue reading
The Brian Williams scandal may be coming to a head this week after findings from a months-long investigation have been presented to Comcast/NBC honchos, according to deadline.com. Brian Williams, anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, was caught in … Continue reading
With so many groundbreaking photojournalists around the world, it might be hard to narrow down this list to just a few. However, these journalists have made a lasting impression and have shaped the current structure of the profession.
A jury for the World Press Photo contest announced earlier this week that they decided to revoke the first place award of an Italian photographer for misrepresentation of one of the images in his series of photos. The organization based … Continue reading
It’s been a tough past couple of weeks for journalism with the deaths of two prolific and incredibly revered journalists. 60 Minutes correspondent Bob Simon and New York Times columnist David Carr died earlier this month, both close to their … Continue reading
Two celebrated journalists have found themselves in the hot seat after embellishing details of their experience while reporting and their future in the media industry is unclear. It emerged earlier this month that Brian Williams, anchor and managing editor of … Continue reading