While the digital age has created a hyperconnected society, the steady increase in suicide rates across all age groups over recent years proves that people still struggle to reach out for help before it’s too late. Facebook is trying to play a role in changing
From general praise to sharp critiques and watchful observations – how did President Trump’s #JointAddress play out with the media?
The murders of two Dominican journalists were caught on Facebook Live earlier this month. The world watched as radio presenter Luis Manuel Medina and producer Leonidas Martinez were killed as they hosted their show for station 103.5 HICC. A third victim, Dayaba Garcia, a secretary,
This is the sixth piece in a series of op-eds about polling in the 2016 presidential election. Read the previous piece here. John E. Newhagen is an associate professor emeritus at the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism. President Trump has cited post-election polls showing low
For once, the most important Oscars story was about the awards, not about the political statements made by awardees. That’s not to say the 2017 Oscars were devoid of such banter. On the contrary, the first Academy Awards of the Trump administration were full of
Earlier this month, the NPR Politics Podcast hosted a live show in Washington, D.C.’s Warner Theater, and Slate’s Trumpcast did a live recording in D.C.’s Hamilton Hotel. Last year, Radiotopia hosted a live event featuring nearly all their shows in Los Angeles. In 2013, Radiolab
The President’s daughter, a frequent West Wing-er, or a powerful businesswoman – To the media, who is Ivanka Trump?
Disclaimer: This article contains graphic language. On February 15, a political cartoonist falsely compared a protest hindering Secretary Betsy DeVos from entering a public school to protests hindering Ruby Bridges from attending a white school as a young black girl in 1960. The protests Ruby
A few notable news giants were cleared out of the White House press conference on Friday February 24, but President Trump still made room in the press pool for some fresh faces. A rather unknown outlet, UNF News and Radio Network, UNF standing for Universal News
In August, I analyzed how Facebook was impacting the news industry with its news feed and trending stories algorithms. News outlets have been using Facebook to get their stories viewed, but are not necessarily promoting the most informational stories. Just a few months later, it