Erik Wemple: Journalism

Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 03/05/2014

Journo-diversity advocate turns attention to Ezra Klein project

And many others as well.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:36 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Diversity, Ezra Klein, Journalism, Richard Prince, Vox Media

Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 02/27/2014

Washington Post collects journalism clich s

And it hurts.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:15 PM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cliches, Journalism, Washington Post

Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 07/03/2013

Civil War reporting: 'The other guys got it wrong'

Whether via telegraph or Internet, the fundamentals of journalism are unchanged.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:29 AM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Civil War, Journalism

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 03/28/2013

NYT's Keller talked with Columbia about journalism dean job

Former top editor of the New York Times chatted with Columbia University about the graduate deanship. Talks went nowhere.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:13 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, Steve Coll

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 03/07/2013

Tucker Carlson: How hard is journalism?

On its face, it is a simple transaction: Find out what happened and tell others about it.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:11 AM ET, 03/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daily Caller, Journalism

Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 09/28/2012

Blame Fox News, ourselves---not BuzzFeed/Gawker

Good on Gawker, BuzzFeed for posting Fox shooting video.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:05 PM ET, 09/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox news, car chase, arizona, car chase, coverage, twitter, buzzfeed, gawker, columbia journalism review

Posted at 07:31 AM ET, 08/15/2012

Palin: Media suppressing Obama truths

Palin makes appearance on Fox News, Palin complains about the media.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:31 AM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sarah palin, greta van susteren, media, barack obama, pew research center's project for excellence in journalism, barack obama, mitt romney

Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 07/26/2012

Theater shootings: Denver Post propagates a false plural

When one media outlet becomes ‘media outlets’

By Erik Wemple  |  12:25 PM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  denver post, checkbook journalism, entertainment tonight, joanne ostrow, aurora shootings

Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 05/18/2012

Hannity crusades for Wright stuff

Hey Sean Hannity: DIY!

By Erik Wemple  |  03:49 PM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sean hannity, fox news, mainstream media, jeremiah wright, president obama, barack obama, investigative journalism

Posted at 05:20 PM ET, 05/11/2012

What’s a hit piece?

Did WaPo target the young Mitt Romney?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:20 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mitt romney, cranbrook school, washington post, newsbusters, big journalism

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 03/02/2012

Breitbart on journalism: ‘Anybody’ can do it

Not as easy as he suggests.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:11 PM ET, 03/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrew breitbart, citizen journalism, rachel maddow, james o'keefe, ken vogel

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 03/01/2012

Andrew Breitbart, barrier-busting media critic

A guy who took down names

By Erik Wemple  |  05:04 PM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrew breitbart, dies, big government, big journalism, big hollywood, washington post, new york times, cpac, kate zernike, jason mattera, human events