Improving Environmental Journalism

Photo: Sloan Canyon Signage Essay There is no better way to understand our world than by being environmentally conscious and active. Planeta.com embraces authentic ecotourism – mindful travel that seeks out connection with the natural world. It’s the first step of many steps toward an evolving compact with the future. We may not know what …

Las Vegas News

Poster Paying attention to Las Vegas? There are plenty of sources of news ranging from dead tree newspapers and weekly to blogs, and podcasts, and TV news. Other pages on this site explore the places and people of interest. Here we look at the implicit and explicit purveyors of news. Local Twitter accounts break news …

Mexico Journalism

Mexico Flag Headlines México, el mas mortal para los periodistas en 2019 Embedded Tweets Not a good look for Mexico or the 4T … deadliest country in the world for journalists. #MexicoExplained#CuartaTransformación @ronmader @mbeith https://t.co/ykuss5Y6KW — Thomas M. Buckley (@TomBuckley519) August 11, 2019 Reporters without borders https://www.rsf-es.org https://www.rsf-es.org/grandes-citas/clasificacion-por-paises @RSF_ES https://rsf.org/en https://rsf.org/en/ranking/2019 https://rsf.org/en/mexico https://www.mom-rsf.org/en/countries/mexico @RSF_inter Planeta.com …

Slow Journalism

Buzzwords Slow Journalism = Journalism for those with longer spans of attention Embedded Tweets Thank you for your tweets#SlowJournalism pic.twitter.com/XudJufbr6n — Ron Mader (@ronmader) April 22, 2019 Recommended Listening What if the greatest threat to a free media was from within? – Our lives are saturated with ‘news’; but far from creating informed citizens, this …

Australia’s Four Corners

Logo Australia – Since 1961, Four Corners – https://www.abc.net.au/4corners – has been exposing scandals, triggering inquiries, firing debate and confronting taboos. Excellence in journalism and film-making has earned international recognition, winning 44 Walkley Awards, 16 Logies and an array of other international awards. Take a look at the best journalism from the 50th anniversary special …

The Nevada Independent

Elsewhere on the Web The Nevada Independent – thenevadaindependent.com – is one of our favorite sources for comprehensive coverage of all things Nevada. About: The Nevada Independent is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news and opinion website founded in 2017 by veteran political journalist and commentator Jon Ralston. The site and its supporting channels are focused on ethical, unbiased …

Journalism Links

Poster Links related to journalism in mostly random fashion: Recommended Listening The Year that Made Me: Ray Bonner, 1980 – After covering wars, coups and massacres, an award-winning journalist launches his next adventure – running a bookshop, Sydney’s Bookoccino. bookoccino.com.au The post journalistic world – Digital news platforms are now losing their control over distribution …

Vice News

Logo Vice News – news.vice.com – was created in December 2013. Vice News Tonight is a nightly US news program broadcast on HBO. It premiered October 10, 2016. Vice News Tonight has a three-year commitment from the network and will end in September 2019 on HBO. Each episode will also be available on Vice News’ …

Environmental Journalism

Poster Environmental Journalism = Investigation and publication of news focusing on our living planet. Questions What are examples of quality environmental journalism? How has environmental journalism changed in the past 20 years? What is the future of environmental journalism? Elsewhere on the Web https://talk.eco/ https://talk.eco/category/guides/ http://sej.org Headlines I work in the environmental movement. I don’t …