Standards & Practices editor @ NPR.

The Sounds Of A Murder: News Or Not?

wlrn.org — How much, if any, of the shocking sights and sounds should newsrooms report when two people are murdered on live television and the video whips around the world on the Web? Alison Parker and Adam Ward, two local TV journalists, were gunned down while on the air Wednesday.

The Sounds Of A Murder: News Or Not?

wvpublic.org — How much, if any, of the shocking sights and sounds should newsrooms report when two people are murdered on live television and the video whips around the world on the Web? Alison Parker and Adam Ward, two local TV journalists, were gunned down while on the air Wednesday.

The Sounds Of A Murder: News Or Not?

wabe.org — How much, if any, of the shocking sights and sounds should newsrooms report when two people are murdered on live television and the video whips around the world on the Web? Alison Parker and Adam Ward, two local TV journalists, were gunned down while on the air Wednesday.

The Sounds Of A Murder: News Or Not?

kcur.org — How much, if any, of the shocking sights and sounds should newsrooms report when two people are murdered on live television and the video whips around the world on the Web? Alison Parker and Adam Ward, two local TV journalists, were gunned down while on the air Wednesday.

The Sounds Of A Murder: News Or Not?

kalw.org — How much, if any, of the shocking sights and sounds should newsrooms report when two people are murdered on live television and the video whips around the world on the Web? Alison Parker and Adam Ward, two local TV journalists, were gunned down while on the air Wednesday.

The Sounds Of A Murder: News Or Not?

npr.org — How much, if any, of the shocking sights and sounds should newsrooms report when two people are murdered on live television and the video whips around the world on the Web? Alison Parker and Adam Ward, two local TV journalists, were gunned down while on the air Wednesday.

The Sounds Of A Murder: News Or Not?

wnyc.org — · by Mark Memmott From How much, if any, of the shocking sights and sounds should newsrooms report when two people are murdered on live television and the video whips around the world on the Web? Alison Parker and Adam Ward, two local TV journalists, were gunned down while on the air Wednesday.

There's A Sad Reason 'Migrants,' Not 'Immigrants,' Is The Word Being Used

npr.org — As NPR and other news outlets report about the hundreds of people killed this month when the ship they were on went down off the Libyan coast, the stories are referring to those who died as "migrants." There's a case to be made that the word "refugees" also applies.

Boos Heard At GOP Debate After Gay Soldier Asks About 'Don't Ask'

npr.org — Hill: "In 2010, when I was deployed to Iraq, I had to lie about who I was, because I'm a gay soldier, and I didn't want to lose my job. "My question is, under one of your presidencies, do you intend to circumvent the progress that's been made for gay and lesbian soldiers in the military?"
Aug 06, 2015

Seriously, tho, amazing the cheers for Kasich gay marriage answer four years after this. Remember? npr.org/sections/thetw…

Aug 06, 2015

RT @poniewozik: Seriously, tho, amazing the cheers for Kasich gay marriage answer four years after this. Remember? npr.org/sections/thetw…

Aug 06, 2015

RT @poniewozik: Seriously, tho, amazing the cheers for Kasich gay marriage answer four years after this. Remember? npr.org/sections/thetw…

3 Things To Know About NPR's Policy Regarding Offensive Language

wvpublic.org — Editor's note: The headline on this post tips our hand. But just to be clear, we're discussing language that some readers don't want to hear or read, even when it's bleeped or not spelled out. This question came up in the newsroom: Should an NPR journalist say during a podcast that someone's an a****** if many people would agree that person is an a******?
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Aug 27, 2015

@Zadinal 2/2 'Corrections' is a way to alert us to mistakes. We then look into the particulars and correct our reports when necessary.

Aug 27, 2015

@Zadinal 1/2 The ombudsman is a voice for readers & writes about things we get wrong (and sometimes this we get right).

Aug 27, 2015

'Manspreading' is added to Oxford Dictionaries: blog.oxforddictionaries.com/2015/08/new-wo… Also: 'awesomesauce,' 'mic drop' and a few others.

Aug 26, 2015

The Two-Way's coverage: '2 Journalists Killed In Shooting During Live Broadcast In Virginia' n.pr/1fFMZqR

Aug 26, 2015

Jorge Ramos: 'My job as a journalist is to ask questions from the powerful and that's what we tried to do.' n.pr/1NTTNgy


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