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Foreign Desks disappear journalists consider whether us getting global

April 18, 2012

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A recent study ranked the job of newspaper reporter at 196, right above lumberjack, soldier and dairy farmer. Last night Chrystia Freeland, digital editor for Thomson Reuters, brought that up in a panel discussion about what most of her fellow panelists seemed to agree was a crisis in international news coverage. "I think that ranking […]

Reuters Institute Hosts Debate Taking Stock of the Crisis of British and US Journalism

April 18, 2012

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In the short time during whichThe Leveson Inquiry in Britain has been investigating the practice of phone-hacking by Rupert Murdoch’s News International employees, the revelations have been as shocking as the resignations have been numerous. Unscrupulous editors, crooked reporters, bribe-accepting policemen, corrupt government officials, the head of Scotland Yard, the News of the World itself: […]