Views of the News: Navy Yard shooting, BuzzFeed does it wrong, independence vs. transparency
Navy Yard Shooting: Media Behaviors
Tom Scocca, Gawker: “Next time, just ignore the breaking news”
Craig Silverman, Poynter: “This is my story about breaking news errors that just happened”
Andrew Beaujon, Poynter: “AP pulls two Navy Yard photos it can’t verify”
Andrew Beaujon, Poynter: “D.C. TV station quotes scanner during Navy Yard coverage”
BuzzFeed Does It Wrong
Dan Catt, Slate: “10 good reasons BuzzFeed is going to pay my invoice for copyright theft”
Gabby Noone, BuzzFeed: “18 everyday products you’ve been using wrong”
Independence vs. Transparency
Tom Rosenstiel, Poynter: “Why ‘be transparent’ has replaced ‘act independently’ as a guiding journalism principle”
Twitter: Going Public
Preeti Upadhayaya, Silicon Valley Business Journal: “Twitter announces IPO”
Marcus Wohlsen, Wired: “Why a killer Twitter IPO could end up killing Twitter”
John Shinal, USA Today: “140 reasons to worry about Twitter IPO”
Buyout offers coming at NPR
Mark Memmott, NPR: “NPR to offer voluntary buyouts in bid to balance budget”
Paul Farhi, Washington Post: “NPR’s new headquarters refuels funding debate”
Equality: Is it possible?
The New York Times: "The Great Divide"
Thomas B. Edsall, New York Times: “Can government actually do anything about inequality?"
Katrina vanden Heuvel, “From ‘Inequality for All,’ a challenge for America”