We teamed up with two reporters who know a lot about firearms to create a tip sheet that briefs journalists on basic terminology and warns them about some of the pitfalls of covering gun issues.
A lot of academic research exists behind paywalls. We outline seven ways reporters can get free access to high-quality scholarship.
Tips on how to balance immigration stories with opposing viewpoints responsibly.
How to sort out what’s real and newsworthy from what’s fake as Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina.
In 2014, the city of Flint, Michigan changed its water supply, switching from Lake Huron water piped in from Detroit to its own Flint River. The river water wasn’t properly treated, and so it corroded the city’s lead pipes, carrying the toxic metal through the community’s faucets. Thousands of children were poisoned, and twelve
This tip sheet, from two journalists who grew up poor and still have strong ties to the working class, is meant to help newsrooms do a better job covering poverty and people with limited resources.
How to avoid common errors in coverage of extreme weather and tips for how to cover the topic more accurately.
Suggestions for journalists to consider in their coverage of de-platforming figures who spread misinformation.
Many of the most popular news stories about health research include overstated findings or substantial inaccuracies, suggests a new study.
Trauma reporting can cause further trauma if it isn't done with care and skill. Our friends at
The War Horse share their reporting standards for interviewing the survivors of war-related trauma.