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Center for News Literacy Assistant Director Jonathan Anzalone teaches a news literacy class to Stony Brook University students. ANNA CORREA/THE STATESMAN

News literacy matters

Andrew Goldstein February 26, 2017
The Center for News Literacy, and other organizations like it, are teaching essential skills for our age of information and misinformation.
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PHOTO CREDIT: KEITH ALLISON

Britt McHenry’s temper tantrum does not warrant firing

Joseph Loscalzo April 28, 2015
It’s Britney, bitch. Well no, it’s actually Brittany, and she’s better known quite tersely as Britt.
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PHOTO CREDIT: KEITH ALLISON

Why hasn’t ESPN fired Britt McHenry yet?

Emily Benson April 28, 2015
There is a video floating around of ESPN sports reporter Britt McHenry being portrayed as something she probably thought she would never be—extremely ugly.
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Ann Curry talks about journalism for the next generation

Ann Curry talks about journalism for the next generation

Kelly Saberi March 16, 2015
SBU hosted Ann Curry, the Emmy-winning international news correspondent and former anchor for NBC, for a Marie Colvin Distinguished Lecture on Tuesday, March 10.
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Brian Williams is more than a liar—he is a coward, too

Jonathon Kline February 17, 2015
Brian Williams has been accused of fabricating the stories he has reported on and, in the case of other stories, just completely flat out lying about them.
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