Tag Archives: The Guardian

NYT Criticized For Burying Lede About New Kavanaugh Allegations

Updated: September 16, 2019 MediaFile has updated this article to reflect an editor’s note The New York Times published on Sunday evening, which included important information about the allegations made by Max Stier. The New York Times came under fire on Saturday for its mishandling

Climate Change Looms While Media Coverage Lags

The introduction of the Green New Deal (GND) and the ensuing onslaught of media attention seem to be ushering in a new era of climate change coverage. However, the mainstream media is still falling short in covering what the World Economic Forum and others have

Facebook Invites Reporters to See European Anti-Fake News Operation

A group of 12 reporters recently visited Facebook’s European headquarters to meet their team dedicated to combating fake-news and misinformation before this month’s European Parliamentary elections. Journalists from The New York Times, The Guardian, Politico and more provided detailed reporting of the 40 person team monitoring

Beyond the Byline: Facing Barriers as a Female Journalist

Despite an overwhelming number of women graduating with degrees in Journalism and Mass Communications, the field of journalism still lacks female voices. Though many fields have increased the amount of women they hire, journalism appears to be flatlining.   In 2018, women made up only

The Media’s White Supremacist Dilemma

On October 17th, NBC’s Today Show ran a controversial segment on the white nationalist group Identity Evropa.  This incident demonstrates the challenges media groups encounter when covering white nationalist groups. Peter Alexander, an NBC national correspondent, sat down with Patrick Casey, leader of Identity Evropa,