Author: David King
2012 WPI FellowAustralia
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by David King | Sep 30, 2012 | UncategorizedPublished in The Australian newspaper, October 1 JORGE Ramos has a simple explanation for the intense political spotlight being shone on the US Hispanic community. “They need us,” he says, pointing out that to become president, a candidate needs about...
by David King | Sep 24, 2012 | UncategorizedI’ve been talking about this guy, Jorge Ramos, for two days, so I thought I might as well write my blog about him. There could be few journalists more influential. Last week President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney came down to Miami to be grilled by...
by David King | Sep 23, 2012 | UncategorizedPublished in The Australian newspaper, September 1 The Harvest Preparatory school in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Picture: Ivan Georgiev THERE’S a crisp intensity inside the kindergarten class at Mastery, a new charter school in Minneapolis that’s...
by David King | Sep 23, 2012 | UncategorizedPublished at The Australian online, September 7ANOTHER storm sweeps through Charlotte, cooling the air and sending people running to bus shelters and the awnings of skyscrapers. The downpour is intense and those caught in the squall are saturated. But the rain...
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This is great, from the @NewYorker What do foreign correspondents think of the US? https://www.newyorker.com/video/watch/the-new-yorker-documentary-what-do-foreign-correspondents-think-of-the-u-dot-s
For those of you who missed #USElectionsWPI earlier in the week, the recording is now posted. Watch the conversation between @JamesFallows and @mdmontgomery, then sign up to participate in Part II (Nov 10 at 10 a.m. US EST), all at our website.
JUST PUBLISHED: Our first report from @ICFJ & @TowCenter's #JournalismandCOVID project. @emilybell @beteprown & I surveyed over 1400 journalists & here's what they told us. Spoiler: it's a pretty devastating picture, but there are rays of hope. https://www.icfj.org/our-work/journalism-and-pandemic-survey