From the Desk of Dr. Buckman: Journalists must have grasp of history, geography

As part of my quixotic crusade against ignorance of basic history and geography among journalists, I share the latest examples from ABC, CNN and, sadly, from SPJ’s own magazine, Quill. Continue reading From the Desk of Dr. Buckman: Journalists must have grasp of history, geography

Are media spiking IG finding of media giving perks to FBI?

Colleagues: As soon as Horowitz’s IG report came out on Thursday, my conservative friend in Texas was chortling about journalists bribing FBI agents for information. At first I dismissed it as the usual right-wing claptrap I get from her, because I didn’t see anything about it in the “MSM.” Then, today, in his grilling of FBI Director Chris Wray, Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, alluded to … Continue reading Are media spiking IG finding of media giving perks to FBI?