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Al Jazeera America to close down Unsustainable business model cited in decision to close as global network announces a new digital drive in US market January 13, 2016 2:11PM ET by Al Jazeera Staff

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Soundbites

A sound bite is a short clip of speech or music extracted from a longer piece of audio, often used to promote or exemplify the full length piece. In the context of journalism, a sound bite is characterized by a … Continue reading

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Reading and Sharing “News”

Originally posted on Living the Great Turning:
Years ago I was a teacher. I encouraged students to use computer applications (and the Internet) to do research and create artifacts to share what they have found and learned. Invariably, the first…

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What makes news Prominence Novelty / Unusualness Tragedy / Conflict / Misfortune Impact Proximity Immediacy / Timeliness / Trend Different journalism textbooks use different wordings, but the main idea here is to understand what people “value” as newsworthy. The Center … Continue reading

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nut graph

In journalism, a nut graph is a paragraph, particularly in a feature story, that explains the news value of the story.[1][2] The term is also spelled as nut graf, nut ‘graph, nutgraph, nutgraf. It is a contraction of the expression … Continue reading

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