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Cookies are Not Accepted Concerned About Bugging Q. . . All of that. A. Well, of course. All, they . . . Q. A. Q. That Is Something Else A. I didn't believe that [Attorney General] John Mitchell was involved. And so, there was no cover‐up of any criminal activities; that was not my motive. Q. you knew that told and Liddy were involved; you'd been l that Hunt and Liddy were involved. At the moment when you told the C.I.A. to tell the F.B.I. to “Stop period.” as you put It, at that point, only five people had been arrested. Liddy was not even under suspicion. ‘Get Them to Stop’ The whole statement says that “we, we're gonna .” By definition, by what you've said and by what the record shows, that, per se, was a conspiracy to obstruct justice, because you were limiting to five people, when, even if we grant the point that you weren't sure about Mitchell, you already knew about Hunt and Liddy and had talked about both, so that is obstruction of justice—. A. A. A Technical Error Causes Audio Loss Congratulated Gray Q. A. Q.

Brian G. Southwell | RTI Brian Southwell, PhD, is an expert in communication and human behavior and a senior research scientist in the Center for Communication Science at RTI. His large-scale evaluation work has spanned behaviors and audiences, including cancer prevention and screening promotion efforts, national campaigns to discourage drug and tobacco use, efforts to bolster television news coverage of science, and various state-level campaigns. He also has studied public understanding of energy and related topics. Southwell's extensive background in communication and human behavior has allowed him to take on a leading role in our Zika virus initiatives. Southwell is also an adjunct professor with Duke University, where he is affiliated with the interdisciplinary Duke University Energy Initiative. He also now hosts a radio show on WNCU-FM “The Measure of Everyday Life: Stories from Social Science.”

Tutoriales y casos de referencia - Guerra a la mentira La masacre de Guta Más de 1.400 personas murieron y otras 3.000 resultaron heridas en un ataque con armas químicas, realizado el 21 de agosto de 2013 en el barrio de Guta, al sur de Damasco. Desvelar quién fue el responsable de este crimen contra la Humanidad ha sido hasta el momento uno de los trabajos más importantes de Eliot Higgins. Accede a la investigación Crímenes de guerra en Maiduguri (Nigeria) La lucha entre el ejército nigeriano y el grupo terrorista Boko Haram por hacerse con el control de la ciudad de MAiduguri derivó en la muerte a sangre fría de cientos de inocentes. Lee cómo fue posible demostrarlo Yemen, una población olvidada bajo la guerra La guerra de Yemen, pese a sus similitudes con la que se está llevando a cabo en Siria, no ocupa tanto tiempo en los informativos. Ver las verificaciones de Bellingcat Saynaya, en el interior de la cárcel de torturas siria La prisión de Saynaya en Siria es un infierno sobre la tierra. Rafah: Viernes negro

Investigative Journalism Manual - Possible sources “However much we try to refine our methods, there’s a hell of a lot of luck in this.” (Stephen Grey) Never forget that the usefulness of human sources depends not only on who they are, but also on your skill as a reporter in building a relationship of trust, asking good questions and recording answers with meticulous accuracy. Your starting point – always – is listing the main role players in your story and planning how you will interview them. Witnesses We have already seen that the most important, reliable and vivid sources are usually witnesses: the people who have experienced or are otherwise directly involved in a story. Current associates Look for people currently associated with the subject (e.g. other company officers or shareholders, family members, business associates, employees or clients). Previous associates Look for people who were previously associated with the subject: ex-partners in business, former spouses, employees, doctors, teachers etc. Chains of enquiry Experts

The Essentials of Reuters sourcing Our reputation for accuracy and freedom from bias rests on the credibility of our sourcing. A Reuters journalist or camera is always the best source on a witnessed event. A named source is always preferable to an unnamed source. Cultivating sources Sources must be cultivated by being professionally polite and assuring them they will receive fair treatment. The Reuters Code of Conduct applies when it comes to relationships with sources that involve gifts, travel, and opportunities that result from inside information. A romantic or family attachment with a news source or with a person or persons who might be the subject of a staff member’s coverage should be disclosed to the appropriate manager. Dealing with sources When dealing with sources, either in person, by phone, by fax or by e-mail, identify yourself as a Reuters journalist and establish on what basis you are talking. Interviews Recording information When to source Location of sourcing within a story Gradation of sources Example: Reports

Understanding bias - American Press Institute For a time, “bias” was the term of choice to describe anything people hated about journalism, whether the power and influence of corporate news organizations to the choices reporters made in writing individual stories. In 2001, in fact, a book about media unfairness entitled “Bias” was number one on the New York Times bestseller list. In recent years the public seems to have adopted a more nuanced view of bias. Perhaps this is because many critics have found their voice online – where studies confirm that half the blogs contain just the author’s opinion – or that one-sidedness has become a successful business model, as Fox News Channel and MSNBC have demonstrated. Journalists, nevertheless, often feel compelled to try to prove that they are “unbiased.” But what if they took a different approach? What if the journalist said, in other words, that bias may not always be a bad thing? One can even argue that draining a story of all bias can drain it of its humanity, its lifeblood.

Global Investigative Journalism Network Richard Gingras For more than thirty years, Richard Gingras has led highly-regarded efforts in the development of online services, software, and new media. These endeavors range from pioneering uses of satellite networking for television, the first applications of television signals for data distribution, both pre-Web and Web-based online services, and the creation of various platform technologies. Over the last several years Gingras has focused his attention on the transformation of the media landscape. Gingras is currently senior director of news and social products at Google. He serves on the boards of the First Amendment Coalition, the International Center for Journalists. Until July, 2011, Gingras was CEO of Salon Media Group which operates the popular and acclaimed news site Salon.com, the blogging community OpenSalon.com, and the pioneering virtual community The Well. Gingras also served as interim president of MyPublisher from 2000-2001.

Brain Pickings – An inventory of the meaningful life. NOURIEL ROUBINI BLOG All Stories by Zeynep Tufekci The Media Needs to Stop Inspiring Copycat Murders. Here's How. After a wave of teen suicides in the 1980s, news outlets began reporting on these deaths more cautiously. SCOTUSblog

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