Women Journalists Read Aloud Online Abuse

This video is a sample of the kind of comments that women journalists routinely have to put up with from online harassers. These are five writers and editors for The Guardian reading aloud emails received via social media and email. Warning: Contains explicit language-

Source: The Guardian

Posted on: July 11, 2015

Can You Be Both an Activist and a Journalist?

In a refracted media world where information comes from everywhere, the line between two “isms” — journalism and activism — is becoming difficult to discern. The question of who is a journalist and who is an activist and whether they can be one and the same continues to roar along, most recently in the instance of Glenn Greenwald’s reporting for The Guardian on the secrets revealed by Edward J. Snowden.

Source: New York Times

Posted on: July 1, 2013