Author: Leah Craven
2015 WPI FellowPolitical Reporter, Network Ten
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Smart phones, smarter reporting?
by Leah Craven | Sep 20, 2015 | UncategorizedThey’re everywhere, and almost everyone has one. Perhaps even your grandmother. It’s no secret that smart phones have changed the way journalists work. It has also changed the way the public can engage with mainstream media, or produce their own...
WiTF? (What is This Food?)
by Leah Craven | Sep 7, 2015 | UncategorizedThere is one thing every single person I have spoken to in Minnesota agrees on – that I must visit the state fair. Locals say it’s an event rich with tradition, and attending is a rite of passage for all Minnesotans and their visitors. It boats livestock exhibits,...
Black Lives Matter…everywhere
by Leah Craven | Aug 22, 2015 | UncategorizedThe fraught relationship between police and the African American community in the United States played out on television screens across the world, as riots broke out in many states in response to a spate of deaths of black men at the hands of law enforcement. The...
Recent blog posts
We asked different groups in Minneapolis what changed in their town after George Floyd's murder?
Not much, was their reply.
In @finnowl's first #WPIFellowship blog post, he wonders if the defamation case against Fox News by Dominion Voting Systems will drag down other media, too. Minnesota academics and journalists weigh in:
Check out my latest @GlobalMinnesota podcast episode w/ @Fawzeyah & @SaqibTanveer of this year's @worldpressinst International Fellows! Hear about the challenges of conducting journalism and speaking truth to power in Nigeria and Pakistan.