Tag Archives: Journalism

And now, a word from our sponsor….

There’s a wry variation on Martin Niemoller’s famous poem circulating: “First they came for the journalists, and I did not speak up, because I was not a journalist. We don’t know what happened after that.” It’s not a fair analogy, … Continue reading

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You weren’t using those First Amendment rights, were you?

St. Louis SPJ was happy to co-sponsor the First Amendment Free* Food Festival at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Monday, in which students sign away their First Amendment rights for free pizza. It’s usually not a hard sell. Participants sign away … Continue reading

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Facebook training succeeds despite wintry forecast

A great crowd braved the scary forecast to hear from Ben Meyerson of the┬áChicago Tribune on the various ways we can use Facebook for reporting and disseminating our work. Many thanks to our partner organizations for spreading the word, to … Continue reading

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