Views of the News: Sports Sex Abuse; Media Effects on GOP Candidates; J-School Limits Tweets

Nov 30, 2011

Media Decisions Questioned in Sex Abuse Cases

Dylan Stableford, Yahoo! News: "New York Times criticized for revealing too many details about alleged Penn State sex abuse victim; ESPN questioned over Syracuse tape"

Allen Barra, The Daily Beast: "ESPN, Local Paper Sat on Syracuse Sex-Abuse Tape for Years"

Howard Kurtz, The Daily Beast: "Why News Organizations Were Silent About Syracuse Abuse Allegations"

Syracuse Post-Standard: "Bernie Fine Investigation"

Mark Schwartz and Arty Berko, Outside the Lines, ESPN: "Bernie Fine's wife had abuse concerns"

Michael Connor, Syracuse Post-Standard: "Why we didn't publish the Bernie Fine story in 2003"

Josh Krulewitz, ESPN: "ESPN's Doria on Syracuse coverage"

Media Effects on GOP Presidential Candidates

Steve Myers, Poynter MediaWire: "Media inquiries pushed Ginger White to go forward with story of Cain affair"

Nate Silver, FiveThirtyEight blog, New York Times: "Newspaper's Endorsement Has Been Leading Indicator in New Hampshire"

Joseph W. McQuaid, Manchester Union Leader: "For President, Newt Gingrich"

Beth Fouhy, Associated Press: "Republican Debates: GOP Candidates Try to Play It Safe In YouTube Era"

Alex Altman, Time: "How GOP Debates Democratized the Presidential Race"

J-School Limits Tweets

Prof. Sree Sreenivasan, Columbia Journalism School: "Social Media Guidelines"

Alan Scher Zagier, Associated Press: "University of Missouri to Limit Lecture Recording"

Alan Scher Zagier, Associated Press: "Correction: Recording Lectures story"