Journalism

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As the debate over Governor Walker’s proposed budget continues in the Wisconsin legislature, the statewide story is getting an unprecedented amount of national coverage.

Meanwhile, Scott Walker’s probable presidential bid has led many local media outlets to turn reporters normally on a Wisconsin-specific beat into national political reporters.

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The deaths of international journalists at the hands of ISIS militants in past months were tragedies. And they come at a time when reliable, independent reporting from war zones is more difficult to come by.

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As a two-day conference at Marquette University wraps up, some remarkable long-form public service journalism is being featured.

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Do you think of yourself as a journalist? One media ethicist says you should - and you should follow the rules that go along with the title.

Social media tools continue to grow in popularity. About a billion people are now on Facebook, and half that many have Twitter accounts.