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"I’m not arguing that stories on haunted houses or ghost trains shouldn’t be covered. That part of the fun of the s… https://t.co/aC6vdePZ9L
10/25
2020
During #SPJTruth, Fred Brown spoke with @jpaceDC, Washington Bureau Chief for @AP, about calling winners in politic… https://t.co/XYVRGmjgbF"Coverage of local governments — the newswork most directly connected to an informed electorate and a healthy local… https://t.co/sK7rgqURKaJust got off a zoom call with @spjlv. What a great group of journalists, one of whom, Mary Hausch, has been with… https://t.co/gElqTXT5ss
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists"Major outlets prepared for the expected flood of news by pouring resources into their Washington bureaus. But no a… https://t.co/pwAAhAXSjO.@mediavoicespod talks "to journalists at a range of stages, from those that have been flying solo with their own b… https://t.co/5CVylSUbhh"When Star Tribune staff heard the state fair was officially canceled, they felt the blow like the rest of the stat… https://t.co/a2NkhO0Dpu#collegemedia20 Subscribe to the @WhyDontWeKnow1 podcast and make sure you tweet at us and tag us when you publish… https://t.co/mE8Fy56JR5
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsWhether you're looking for a job or you have an opening, you've come to the right place. SPJ's Career Center can he… https://t.co/ad8R3QWDs0
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists"Now all of a sudden, communities that didn’t think they had something in common actually have a lot that makes the… https://t.co/3Wn5pg3tWJ
10/24
2020
"Too often, newsroom diversity...is seen as a numbers game, a matter of meeting quotas. But at its core, that’s not… https://t.co/dnuLtbQLBmWhen traditional gatekeepers recognize a need for change, it's all the more possible. @RebeccaAguilar knows that, &… https://t.co/haQAeWAp5F
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsSPJ works hard to protect freedom of speech and press, but we’re not the only ones — that’s why we regularly partne… https://t.co/CJAaaCKBYm
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsWDC Bureau Chief @jpaceDC explains how @AP declares winners in US elections accurately and transparently, via… https://t.co/Q5bGG41giE
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists"While [these] sites generally do not post information that is outright false, the operation is rooted in deception… https://t.co/tDyNaOqTgBIt's #FreeSpeechWeek! We compiled a list of resources for students, educators, parents and lifelong learners on the… https://t.co/tADgv86Bth
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists"Flaws and all, I believe the free press is our country's most important institution — one I am more than happy to… https://t.co/MwImwrsWtg"In posting the interview, Trump and the White House violated an agreement with CBS News that the White House was t… https://t.co/QzY6MNfwjw"It’s on us to let them know we are providing that information and to defend our credibility. So while it can be ea… https://t.co/EW4eDUKzaMJournalists across the country work hard every day to bring important information to you. The threats made against… https://t.co/5vwOXJjirw
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists"We intend this research platform to be both a resource to scholars and a tool to help researchers, technologists,… https://t.co/MNo6La33G8
10/23
2020
We need ethical journalism & journalists who work each day with the profession’s highest standards in mind. By work… https://t.co/yV8sLmvbmOJust watched a screening of the documentary by Leslie Iwerks, "Selling Lies." Wow. It's a MUST SEE - it will rock… https://t.co/OgulzHFbLo
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsHow Macedonia teenagers created a fake news system that impacted the presidential elections in 2016. Documentary "… https://t.co/vkna1PSbeb
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsTonight! The @BluegrassSPJ chapter hosts a free online discussion on covering COVID-19 at 6 Central/7 Eastern. Mode… https://t.co/OC8L3BmSII
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsJoin @RebeccaAguilar and Academy Award-Nominated Director Leslie Iwerks in 15 minutes for a Q&A and screening of "S… https://t.co/J0DLNOHXDEJournalists - remember that @spj_tweets is there to support your work with our Ethics Hotline. This is a tool if yo… https://t.co/XEpUuxybCC
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsSPJ believes ethical journalism is vital to the public and the health of the nation’s democracy. That's why today w… https://t.co/EVFb1Mfg6FStarting in one hour: @rodhicks and @BostonJoan will discuss disinformation ahead of the election, as well as onlin… https://t.co/b5l6HFKmODTools for #factchecking the #coronavirus on Journalist's Toolbox: https://t.co/dCoXtWVV1B #spjtruth
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsThanks to everyone who joined @mayerjoy & I. If you missed the presentation, slides can be found here:… https://t.co/1E7pw649dS
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsSPJ is pleased to hear Ghislaine Maxwell’s testimony has been released. We've advocated for the unsealing of these… https://t.co/LqOGUwP7nWIt's best to keep up with the latest on misinformation as we enter election season in the U.S. Here's a website whe… https://t.co/ouVkDjTspd
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsGreat advice from @lwalsh on engaging with people who are spreading misinformation -- Take a deep breath before res… https://t.co/jlwd0Gq131
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsJoy Mayer from the Trusting News project explained the important distinction between misinformation and disinformat… https://t.co/IJGqORJXP6
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsA great campus resource. Thanks, @Poynter. #SPJTruth https://t.co/KKqGv1k00t
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsFor additional information and resources about disinformation and journalism ethics, visit https://t.co/NfmBjdPiBthttps://t.co/Xj2ddnhHMc @Noelle_M_1 @mayerjoy @lwalsh @TrustingNews Yes, the webinars will be recorded and available for viewing later.We know disinformation and misinformation might be confusing in the age of social media, and journalism ethics aren… https://t.co/zlohmbCHItThanks to everyone for chatting with us! And special thanks to @SDuncovered for sharing his knowledge. We hope this… https://t.co/Hslpx4cP4II'll keep answering questions that came in during the chat. (That was a fast hour!) And I'll answer any others you… https://t.co/6CMFFWKDui
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @spj_tweets @NewseumED Here's what our outlet does to build trust and fight back against disinformation. I encourag… https://t.co/MTKZtQHpWV
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsStarting now for #SPJTruth: Watch a virtual discussion with @mayerjoy and @lwalsh from @TrustingNews. They'll share… https://t.co/1gsbYxCTn3Q8: Do you think that sometimes it is important for reporters/journalists to state their opinion in certain situati… https://t.co/5VGPyaScTtQ8: How do you determine what is truth and what is false? #SPJTruthQ8: More questions from a participant - How difficult is it to fact check when reporting? #SPJTruth (1/3) @spj_tweets Wow big question. It's been hard to fairly cover a liar in the White House, I think. And it's been hard… https://t.co/EjinUtUIpH
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @spj_tweets @alex_veeneman Correct mistakes asap. If you make too many, you might be in the wrong line of work, or… https://t.co/peiViWxrxe
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsQ7: Here's another question from a participant - Have you ever been in an ethical dilemma? If so, how’d you handle it? #SPJTruth @spj_tweets TY, @alex_veeneman. I tell young journalists technology, news delivery, consumption habits will change.… https://t.co/nJzrp39F6r
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @spj_tweets @comm3743 Audiences and journalists alike may need to take stands when corporate media is acting badly:… https://t.co/LWMfgxtMfZ
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsQ6: What are some of the biggest ethical challenges journalists have faced this year? #SPJTruth @spj_tweets Good Qs, @COMM3743. Thank you. I don't put this at the feet of corporate media. Sure there are hedge fu… https://t.co/IyissCZemM
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @spj_tweets Great question. The trick is knowing if you should report it or ignore it. That can be a difficult deci… https://t.co/RLABP9q2H2
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @spj_tweets @NewseumED Here is another way to think of this: Anyone with a phone is a journalist these days. You ca… https://t.co/2mre66u093
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsQ5: and what are a couple of key ethical principles that you would emphasize to early career journalists who are tr… https://t.co/KvwzxJaYeuQ5: This question is from @alex_veeneman - A two-part question from the standpoint of early career journalists - wh… https://t.co/REWTWAny1p @oscarthinks @spj_tweets @THINK_Lyndon Putting facts and statistics in context is key. And as we all know statistic… https://t.co/s041kIQBtj
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsQ4: And if so, do you believe that community news is even more imperative today given the media convergence and cit… https://t.co/WUqbwBo5ETQ4: This question comes from @COMM3743- Many people say the lines of opinion and news are blurred, but as journalis… https://t.co/Rke4T4i1rf @spj_tweets Here is a great chart from @NewseumED that can help journalists and audiences alike make sure they’re s… https://t.co/FhWdqBP3Gc
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @spj_tweets So what do we do? Teach and preach media literacy. Hold giant social media and tech companies - and our… https://t.co/YCvnX6CRjk
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsQ3: What's the best way to identify misleading news and information? #SPJTruth @spj_tweets This is the question. And it's not easy. Never in history was more journalism effort spent on live fact… https://t.co/bbHujG0hWV
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @spj_tweets Here’s a great slide I often use when doing these sorts of talks. This is how you as a reader know whet… https://t.co/kgIirn1gvq
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @THINK_Lyndon @spj_tweets This is key. We must present stories in their fairest light and let audiences draw their… https://t.co/c8JMjxazgI
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @spj_tweets When I say different people see the same facts differently, I don’t mean climate skeptics or racists ar… https://t.co/umECY0kk3t
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @spj_tweets A2. Slow down, fact check and focus on reporting facts rather than trying to compete with social media… https://t.co/R8DetkbccY
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists @spj_tweets More crucial than the conversation over fake news is one about real news. Check the adjectives here: re… https://t.co/WlTxO6Ttdr
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsQ2: What can and what do journalists do to stop the spread of disinformation? #SPJTruth @spj_tweets I know journalists and others detest the term fake news, but it serves to show the spectrum: misinforma… https://t.co/nrUbegudKP
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsHey guys. Glad we're here. Seriously, it's an important issue at an important moment so happy to spend some time wi… https://t.co/wEMiDgudtR
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsQ1: Let’s start out with the basics. What is the difference between misinformation and disinformation? And why is i… https://t.co/A7hKhKa1aGOur guest today is SPJ National President @SDuncovered! For the next hour, he will be sharing his knowledge about d… https://t.co/umb0CmbWigWelcome to SPJ's Twitter chat "Journalism Ethics and Integrity in 2020!" Thanks for joining us as we discuss such a… https://t.co/OyTvYrJr2fOnly 15 minutes left until our Twitter chat with SPJ National President @SDuncovered! Make sure to have your questi… https://t.co/9jdIAzcDjjJoin SPJ National President @SDuncovered in 30 minutes for a Twitter chat on journalism ethics and integrity in 202… https://t.co/2NvQXjD2PHWant to learn how to cut through lies, unproven conspiracies and disinformation during this high-stakes election se… https://t.co/5JzwmohA4HListen to this podcast. We talk about social media and the media. Is there diversity in newsrooms? And my new posit… https://t.co/SXw7RtPpZD
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsJoin us today for #SPJTruth – a day of fighting disinformation, misinformation and claims of “fake news.” Check our… https://t.co/ZSnxOI7hNBJoin us tomorrow for #SPJTruth as we discuss #disinformation and it's threat to democracy. A full lineup of compell… https://t.co/yYN4bTdX9s
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsJoin @RebeccaAguilar and Academy Award-Nominated Director Leslie Iwerks at 5 p.m. EDT Thursday for a Q&A and screen… https://t.co/R8Z6h2R7qp
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10/22
2020
At 4 p.m. EDT Thursday, @rodhicks and @BostonJoan will discuss disinformation ahead of the election, as well as onl… https://t.co/EV06VSDGAC
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsToday, the Race and Gender hotline officially opens. We want you to know that we are here. We're listening. We're r… https://t.co/EdZ3troNSr
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsWe’ll discuss issues like this at #SPJTruth Day, tomorrow. See the lineup: https://t.co/kEzm5TYF0D https://t.co/8qDvJRAWlF
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists"It’s hard to ask for a break knowing that an already overworked colleague would have to pick up any of the tasks t… https://t.co/Q7fNk1YRmcSubmit your questions ahead of time for a Twitter chat with SPJ National President @SDuncovered at noon EDT Thursda… https://t.co/zdXJX4KoQA"Journalists and documentarians, in particular, rely on the First Amendment right to record to report the news. New… https://t.co/W1JptJPIGPThank you Adam Schiff for signing this pact. While serving as @spj_tweets national president, I went to DC when… https://t.co/wMRQU9aVad
Retweeted by Society of Professional JournalistsJoin us Thursday for #SPJTruth – a day of fighting disinformation, misinformation and claims of “fake news.” Our li… https://t.co/xsC3MtaKxX
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists"Much of Prism’s editorial strategy has centered around leaning into the reporters’ expertises and filling the gaps… https://t.co/l78plxpH9CJoin @RebeccaAguilar and Academy Award-Nominated Director Leslie Iwerks at 5 p.m. EDT Thursday for a Q&A and screen… https://t.co/R8Z6h2R7qp"Indeed, in this moment, affirming the leadership of BIPOC journalists is critical to the project of shaping new me… https://t.co/aY4lkkpTqg
10/21
2020
Want to learn how to cut through lies, unproven conspiracies and disinformation during this high-stakes election se… https://t.co/oG4w0k5kay"Explore the importance of free speech during this year's #FreeSpeechWeek with the following resources from… https://t.co/PbnOUZ7nq7"Local media is finally catching a slight break and it’s coming from national and direct-to-consumer advertisers wh… https://t.co/QK6swnQQtcParticipate in a Twitter chat with SPJ National President @SDuncovered at noon EDT Thursday. Make sure to use the… https://t.co/fPeGka84QcGoogle tools provide valuable, inventive and unexpected ways for journalists to access and process information for… https://t.co/viTq7vA0SR
Retweeted by Society of Professional Journalists"The @PacMediaGuild, which represents journalists at the Bee, said in an open letter to McClatchy CEO Tony Hunter t… https://t.co/Zi3jXcRbEN"This year, however, amid the spread of COVID-19, curtailed campaigns, civil unrest, visa issues, and an unpredicta… https://t.co/MkwZFn8IV3
10/20
2020

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