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The crime beat.

by Claire Staley I decided to pursue a crime beat for this week’s media analysis, and so I turned to a city notorious for violent crime. I read this story from The Baltimore Sun about the murder of a 72-year … Continue reading

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Alcohol and gentrification in the Whiteaker.

by Claire Staley The Whiteaker is a well-known spot in Eugene, tucked away just west of downtown, home to legendary hole-in-the-wall restaurants, a trendy bar or two, two local breweries and art galore. The neighborhood holds the biggest annual block … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: Fox News

by Claire Staley Like most students at the University of Oregon, I tend to be left-leaning in my politics. And, like most students in the journalism school, I tend to be critical of Fox News. So, for this week’s media … Continue reading

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Ruhl lecturer Philip Meyer discusses the future of journalism.

Before Philip Meyer even approached the microphone, the words projected onto the screen towering above him loomed ominous over the crowd of mostly journalism school students, professors and affiliates: “When everyone is a journalist, who will make the rules?” This … Continue reading

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Photos of the Whiteaker.

I took a leisurely post-work stroll through the Whiteaker this evening between the hours of 7:00 and 8:00. Here’s a few snapshots of what I saw. A gravel alleyway, right behind Pizza Research Institute on Blair Blvd. A few pedestrians … Continue reading

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Claire’s media analysis

I read this short op/ed piece about CNN’s tanking ratings, especially as compared to those of the news network’s more partisan competitors, Fox News and MSNBC. The article asserts that news consumers don’t really trust the media, and that objective … Continue reading

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Claire’s media analysis

Clifford J. Levy and Ellen Berry’s New York Times article discusses the identification of one of the suicide bombers that killed dozens in Moscow’s subway system last Monday. The story relates to the dramatic series of recent bombings in Moscow … Continue reading

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