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Hashida and his nephew Ogawa, both freelance journalists, were killed along with their translator when their car came under attack by Iraqi gunmen near Mahmoudiya, 20 miles (30 kilometers) south of the capital, Baghdad, according to news reports.
The two Al-Hurriya television journalists were killed in twin suicide bombings while on their way to an assignment...
Reporters Without Borders expressed revulsion at the murder of journalist Jassim Al Qais of Iraqi daily Al Siyada who was shot dead on 22 June along with his son as they travelled on a road 10 kilometres north of Baghdad.
icasualties.org /oif/journalist.aspx   (1660 words)

 U.S. Courts Journalist's Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Federal judges and the journalists who cover them share much common ground.
A Journalist's Guide to the Federal Courts is intended to assist reporters assigned to court coverage.
It is the media who inform and educate the public about the courts, spark discussion and debate about their work, instill public trust and confidence in the institution and its function, and help protect judicial independence.
www.uscourts.gov /journalistguide/welcome.html   (289 words)

 Investigative journalist Seymour Hersh spills the secrets of the Iraq quagmire and the war on terror
Hersh summarizes his mission as "to hold the people in public office to the highest possible standard of decency and of honesty…to tolerate anything less, even in the name of national security, is wrong." He tries his best.
More than any other U.S. journalist alive today, he embodies the statement that "a patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government," a belief defined by the conservationist Edward Abbey.
(A mea culpa from a Slate journalist who doubted Hersh on WMDs also inadvertently confirms his prescient track record.) And in April of this year, he broke the story of how U.S. soldiers had digitally documented their torture and sexual humiliation of Iraqis at the notorious Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.
www.berkeley.edu /news/media/releases/2004/10/11_hersh.shtml   (2044 words)

  Veteran Israeli journalist Uri Dan dies - Boston.com
Uri Dan, a veteran Israeli journalist and close confidant of former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, died Sunday after a long illness.
JERUSALEM --Uri Dan, a veteran Israeli journalist and close confidant of former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, died Sunday after a long illness.
"He was an old-style journalist in that he never took on to Internet and wrote by hand, and he relied on his personal experience and reporting instincts even in his opinion pieces," Jerusalem Post columnist and editorial page editor Saul Singer said.
www.boston.com /news/world/middleeast/articles/2006/12/24/veteran_israeli_journalist_uri_dan_dies   (340 words)

 Journalism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
News-oriented journalism often is described as the "first draft of history." (accredited to Philip Graham) Even though journalists often write news articles to a deadline, news media usually edit and proofread the results prior to publication.
Journalists may unintentionally fall prey to propaganda or disinformation.
In that ruling the judge declared that the blogs were not entitled to journalist protections with regards to preserving the anonymity of sources because they don't qualify as a form of journalism.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Journalism   (416 words)

 :: MVRemix Interviews - Journalist ::
Journalist: The first mixtape, that was really a big hit for me was DJ Clue's 'The Great Ones: Pt.
Journalist: The truth is that the battling thing to me is nice, but I don't really co-sign in it.
Journalist: Right now I've got a lot of unreleased songs that I've recorded, that are probably gonna come out on the next album.
www.mvremix.com /urban/interviews/journalist.shtml   (1276 words)

 Journalist - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Reporters find the sources for their work, their reports can be either spoken or written, and they are generally expected to report in the most objective and unbiased way to serve the public good.
Regardless of medium, the term journalist carries a connotation or expectation of professionalism in reporting, with consideration for truth and ethics although in some areas, such as the downmarket, scandal-led tabloids, the standards are deliberately negated.
Jacob Riis (1849-1914) - journalist and slum reformer
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Journalist   (1535 words)

There are innumerable types of journalists, from the local beat newspaper reporter to the foreign correspondent, from the magazine feature writer to the freelance book reviewer, so it is difficult to pin down the daily routine of the “average” journalist.
Journalists must have a “point of view” while remaining objective about their subjects, which can be difficult; around half our respondents said that their colleagues sometimes got too involved in the stories.
Some journalists complain about being “under the thumb of Napoleonic editors who control your every word based on their own taste.” (Editors are sometimes Napoleonic but more often they are simply perfectionists.) Journalists who are precious about their prose rarely last in this profession, since articles are often edited for publication without their consultation.
www.princetonreview.com /cte/profiles/dayInLife.asp?careerID=85   (606 words)

 Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | US troops 'crazy' in killing of cameraman
Journalists who were with a Reuters news cameraman shot dead by US troops while filming outside a Baghdad prison yesterday accused the soldiers of behaving in a "crazy" and negligent fashion.
His death brought to 17 the number of journalists or their assistants who have died in Iraq since the war began on March 20.
The journalist was killed on Sunday when soldiers in two tanks opened fire while he was filming near Abu Ghurayb prison, which had earlier come under mortar attack.
www.guardian.co.uk /Iraq/Story/0,2763,1021592,00.html   (886 words)

 JOURNALIST   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
A journalists main responsibility is to identify and gather newsworthy information and to present it in a clear and understandable manner through the media (print or broadcast).
Journalists should be professional at all times, acting responsibly and bearing ethical standards in mind.
Journalist must be able to work under pressure, have initiative and be a keen and lively observer.
www.petech.ac.za /sc/journal.htm   (257 words)

 CPJ News Alert 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
New York, September 8, 2003—Gyanendra Khadka, a journalist with the government news agency Rastriya Samachar Samiti (RSS), was killed on Sunday, September 7, in Jyamire, in Nepal’s eastern Sindhupalchowk District.
Khadka is the first journalist to be killed in Nepal since the rebels pulled out of a cease-fire agreement with government forces last month.
His murder came amidst increased violence in the country; a series of bomb blasts went off in the capital today, and gunfights between rebels and government forces are intensifying.
www.cpj.org /news/2003/Nepal08sept03na.html   (121 words)

 journalist.net: journalists worldwide
Marco runs an editorial office with the name of Cyberwrite (www.cyberwrite.de) He works as a free lance journalist for different computer magazines and has published a few books.
Although not a professional journalist (yet), Nicolas wants to write about regilious groups and their creeds, "to get the facts straight".
Journalist Mumtaz Rao is editor-in-chief of the Pakistan Times and The World Today.
www.journalist.net /journalist   (1488 words)

 USATODAY.com - Gunmen release British journalist in Iraq   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The journalist, James Brandon, was brought to the Basra's office of al-Sadr's Mahdi Army militia and freed.
Brandon, 23, said he was a freelance journalist who came to Basra on Wednesday working for Britain's Sunday Telegraph, the Christian Science Monitor and the Scotsman.
In April, two Japanese journalists were among a group of Japanese abducted near the city of Fallujah and released unharmed.
www.usatoday.com /news/world/iraq/2004-08-13-journalist-abducted_x.htm   (617 words)

 Are Bloggers Journalists? - On the rise of Amateur Journalism and the need for a Blogging Code of Ethics - Microcontent ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Traditional Journalists wrestle with this responsibility every day but somehow it had never occurred to me that my articles might be read outside of the weblog community.
This is why most traditional journalists deride the Drudge Report as pseudo-journalism: Drudge is less concerned with accuracy than traditional publications, placing his publication firmly outside of any of the Journalism Code of Ethics I read online.
As more journalists have started weblogs over the last year or two, I've started moving my trust from the publication to the journalist.
www.microcontentnews.com /articles/bloggingjournalism.htm   (2385 words)

 All journalist jobs | Indeed.com
GRAPHIC JOURNALIST The Bulletin is looking to enhance our visual appeal with dynamic, informative news graphics on our local front and in special sections.
Journalists are involved in creating, filming, reporting, hosting and editing news and entertainment radio and television programs.
Best Practices, LLC is seeking business journalists who will thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.
www.indeed.com /jobs?q=journalist&l=   (388 words)

 Technorati Tag: journalist   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Journalist Contacts Database Database of over 50,000 journalists.
Iraqi officials are working to free American journalist Jill Carroll, saying that they are confident that she is still alive and that they are...
Journalist F. bekommt ein Paket Geschenke sind prima.
www.technorati.com /tag/journalist   (475 words)

 Job Guide 2006 - Job Details
Journalists write and edit news reports, commentaries and features for newspapers, magazines and for radio or television stations.
Journalists who work for large commercial organisations and government departments prepare annual reports and media releases.
All journalists are required to understand the laws of defamation, contempt and copyright.
jobguide.thegoodguides.com.au /text/jobdetails.cfm?jobid=463   (330 words)

 Keyword   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
A journalist may have made prison suicide attempt Feb 17, 2006 Reporters Without Borders is very concerned about a journalist on the weekly Tamadone Hormozgan, Elham Afrotan, imprisoned since 23 January 2006, after some reports obtained by the organisation said she was in a coma after a suicide attempt.
The female journalist was attacked for being "sexually provocative" for not wearing a head scarf at the demonstration organised by the Peoples Education Research and Support Group in Konya (He-Da-Der) and entitled 'Loyalty to the Prophet' A group of protestors insisted that Aliye Cetinkaya...
The journalists were identified as Maria Grazia Cutuli, of the Italian daily Corriere della Serra; Julio Fuentes, of the Spanish newspaper El Mundo; and Harry Burton and Azizullah Haidari, of Reuters.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/keyword?k=journalist   (5095 words)

 Stolen Honor: About the Producer
Carlton Sherwood is a distinguished newspaper and TV investigative reporter and the recipient of journalism's highest honors in print and broadcast news, the Pulitzer Prize and George Foster Peabody Award.
During a 35-year career Sherwood has authored dozens of investigative reports exposing political and corporate corruption, government sponsored child abuse, sex and drug scandals in the military, misuse of charitable funds by nonprofit organizations, institutional abuse of the handicapped, racial discrimination and religious bigotry and Church-sanctioned fraud.
Sherwood's journalistic efforts about veterans, particularly disabled veterans, resulted in the Blinded American Veterans Foundation creating their annual media award in his name.
www.stolenhonor.com /about-producer.asp   (505 words)

 Don't Fear the Blogger - Will somebody please help the Los Angeles Times' David Shaw get a grip? By Jack Shafer
Also, until it was repealed 1987, the "Fairness Doctrine" forced all TV and radio broadcasters to present balanced and fair coverage of controversial issues.
Whatever First Amendment parity Shaw thinks broadcast journalists enjoy with print journalists, they've had to fight for every step of the way, and many of those "rights" could be legislated away tomorrow.
If I were in the business of licensing journalists, which I'm not, I'd give Shaw a two-week suspension without pay and force him to blog his way back into his readers' good graces.
www.slate.com /id/2115883   (1315 words)

 IFEX :: Journalist killed in Ucayali
(IPYS/IFEX) - Alberto Rivera Fernández, a journalist, former member of parliament and president of the Ucayali Journalists' Federation, was assassinated on 21 April 2004, at approximately 1:30 p.m.
According to information gathered from local correspondents, the journalist was working in his office, which is housed within a glass store run by his family, when two unidentified individuals reportedly burst in and shot him twice in the chest.
The journalist worked closely with Congressman Víctor Valdez and was known for his strong opposition to local and regional authorities because of profits they made from the sale of land occupied by squatters in Pucallpa.
www.ifex.org /en/content/view/full/58437   (323 words)

 Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | Weekend feature: American homeland security
One of its innovations was to revive a law that had been dormant since 1952, requiring journalists to apply for a special visa, known as I-visa, when visiting the US for professional reasons.
Thirteen foreign journalists were detained and deported from the US last year, 12 of them from LAX.
Though my experience was far removed from the images of real torture and abuse at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq, it was also, as one American friend put it, "conceptually related", at distant ends of the same continuum and dictated by a disregard for the humanity of those deemed "in the wrong".
www.guardian.co.uk /usa/story/0,12271,1231089,00.html   (2277 words)

 HBO: The Journalist and The Jihadi: The Murder of Daniel Pearl
Pearl was a humanist who became an accomplished journalist and spent most of his career reporting from the Muslim world as part of a quest to promote cross-cultural understanding.
Sheikh was radicalized by events that he regarded as the global persecution of Muslims, and became an Islamic militant who chose a deeply violent method to achieve what he believed in.
The Daniel Pearl Foundation was formed in memory of journalist Daniel Pearl to further the ideals that inspired Daniel's life and work.
www.hbo.com /docs/programs/journalistandjihadi/index.html   (233 words)

 CBC Arts: Poll asks Americans "Who is a journalist?"
Woodward was on par with Rush Limbaugh, the conservative talk-radio host who was rated by 27 per cent of people to be a journalist.
Journalists were also quizzed with a set of similar questions.
Woodward rated highest on that question, with 72 per cent of journalists saying he comes "very close" to personifying the journalistic ideal.
www.cbc.ca /story/arts/national/2005/06/14/Arts/poll050614.html   (534 words)

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