Shop Talk

Shop Talk – June 18
11:21 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Struggles for the "PBS NewsHour"

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the challenges facing the PBS NewsHour, which has seen its funding support drop and last week made numerous staff cuts.

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Shop Talk – June 11
11:17 am
Tue June 11, 2013

Politicians Avoiding Journalists

The Shop Talk panelists talk about politicians who are using YouTube and social media to make announcements rather than holding news conferences.

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Shop Talk – June 4
12:28 pm
Tue June 4, 2013

A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the Chicago Sun Times’ decision to lay off all 28 of its fulltime photographers.

One day later, reporters received a memo about a training program for using their phones to take photos in the field.

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Shop Talk – May 28
2:11 pm
Tue May 28, 2013

Tale of Regret for Powerhouse Newspaper

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the struggles endured in the past year by The Times-Picayune of New Orleans.

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Shop Talk – May 21
3:40 pm
Tue May 21, 2013

AP Phone Records and Government Snooping

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the US Justice Department’s seizure of phone records from the Associated Press.  The Obama administration claimed it was a matter of national security.

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