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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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January Newsletter

Happy new year! Facebook training this Saturday Contest season ONA hosts SEO training session Former SPJ board member raises money for father’s immigration On the move, jobs board, congratulations and more! Check out the newsletter here! And while you’re at … Continue reading

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