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AOL to Close 400 Patch Sites

It was an ambitious project to begin with, but it seems as though AOL has decided that after years of mediocre success with hyper-local news, that they will begin to shut down many of their Patch sites.  The fateful news … Continue reading

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Media Angers Audience with Pictures of Trayvon Martin’s Dead Body

For the past few weeks, coverage of the George Zimmerman trial has dominated the media, months after the shooting death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin.  After hearing closing arguments today, the all-female jury began deliberations. While waiting to hear a … Continue reading

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Journalists Against Journalism; Reporters take issue with government surveillance

The Edward Snowden story has made headlines across nearly every news outlet across the globe, but the latest story doesn’t have to do with his asylum or the government’s attempt to prosecute.  Reporters and news organizations have taken this opportunity … Continue reading

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How the Media Failed to Cover the News; The Wendy Davis Story

It’s been an emotional week for millions of Americans, legal and undocumented, gay and straight, as the political atmosphere in this country has been forever altered.  Democrats and Republicans came together, for the most part, to change or move in … Continue reading

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Employment Snapshot of the Media Industry

It’s no surprise that the print industry has been hit hard over the past few years as more people take to the internet to get their news.  But according to the recent findings published by the United States Bureau of … Continue reading

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