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  • Podcast: From climate change to Facebook
    This week on The Kicker, Meg talks with Wisconsin-based journalist Cassandra Willyard about the challenge of covering climate change. Then Pete is joined by Emily Bell, director of the Tow Center for… (Click on article title to continue reading)
  • Social media crackdowns at the Times and Journal will backfire
    The relationship between media outlets and social platforms like Twitter has always been tense. On some level, publishers know they have to be on social media, because that’s where the news happ… (Click on article title to continue reading)
  • The media today: Two weeks in, the Weinstein fallout continues
    Who knew? Who was harassed? Who else is out there? Two weeks after The New York Times blew the lid off the Harvey Weinstein story, developments continue and an increasing number of women are speaking… (Click on article title to continue reading)
  • Some of the best opioid coverage is not where you’d expect
    AUSTIN JONATZKE of Stevensville, Michigan, didn’t live a long life, but his family wants you to know how meaningful it was. He adored his redheaded nieces and nephew. He fished, camped, and cheered fo… (Click on article title to continue reading)
  • The ad industry is changing—here’s what publishers can expect
    The advertising landscape is undergoing its most sweeping transformation in years. Apple just released the new version of Safari, which prioritizes user privacy; an updated version of Google’s Chrome,… (Click on article title to continue reading)