Facebook and The Innovator’s Dilemma — Columbia Journalism Review

Facebook’s annus horribilis continues to exceed the expectations of even its harshest critics, with a withering New York Times exposé of management blunders just the latest installment in Facebook’s troubles. As overheated speculation continues as to whether this is a premature decline for the company or simply temporary growing pains, there remains one inescapable fact:… via … Continue reading Facebook and The Innovator’s Dilemma — Columbia Journalism Review

‘It all played out very suddenly’: Former Globe and Mail reporter on resigning over race dispute — Columbia Journalism Review

Until only a few weeks ago, Sunny Dhillon was a reporter with The Globe and Mail, Canada’s national newspaper. Since 2010, he’d worked out of the Vancouver office; in October, shortly after a civic election, he quit. He explained why in a piece for Medium, Journalism While Brown and When to Walk Away: in an… via … Continue reading ‘It all played out very suddenly’: Former Globe and Mail reporter on resigning over race dispute — Columbia Journalism Review

To Trump supporters, CNN’s Jim Acosta is an enemy and a selfie trophy — Columbia Journalism Review

At the White House press conference yesterday, the president berated CNN reporter Jim Acosta as he was asking a question about the caravan and Donald Trump’s use of the word “invasion” to describe it. As Acosta sought an answer from the president, a young female White House intern repeatedly tried to grab the microphone out… via … Continue reading To Trump supporters, CNN’s Jim Acosta is an enemy and a selfie trophy — Columbia Journalism Review

What happens when you don’t vote?

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On this election day, we hope that most of you already got out there and exercised your right to vote! For those of you who have not, please do! If you are still sitting there thinking, “Well, I don’t know. What does it matter? My vote doesn’t matter.” KNOCK IT OFF! RIGHT NOW!

your-excuse-sucks All bad!

If you are disenchanted by national elections (re-read the first meme), then for the love of Zeus think of our local government. Do you want to see someone like Cindy Rose sneak onto the school board? Someone who doesn’t have the temperament, much less the background necessary to be a functional member of our local school board. But hey, yesterday she decided it was finally about time she put out her platform. BEHOLD:

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If you need any further evidence of her unfitness, just go to our site and…

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Loh Must Go — politicalmaryland.com

By Barry Rascovar Nov. 4, 2018 — Why is Wallace Loh still president of the University of Maryland’s flagship College Park campus? Loh followed the wishes of UM’s board of regents, then defied them, by firing D.J. Durkin as football coach — without bothering to consult with the regents. This poisons Loh’s already shaky relationship… via … Continue reading Loh Must Go — politicalmaryland.com