Alex Jones

Former Sun Editor Alex Jones Inducted Into Tennessee Journalism Hall Of Fame

MURFREESBORO — Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Alex S. Jones, a native of Greeneville and a former editor of The Greeneville Sun, was one of six veteran Tennessee journalists inducted Tuesday into the second class of the Tennessee Journalism Hall of Fame….

Newspaper

Last Call: The end of the printed newspaper

Former Visiting Murrow Lecturer Clay Shirky writes in Medium about the decline of newspapers: “If you are a journalist at a print publication, your job is in danger. Period. Time to do something about it.” Continue reading…

Susan Crawford

Susan Crawford: How a small town in Maine is saving the Internet

Former Visiting Stanton Professor Susan Crawford in Bloomberg View: “Rockport, Maine, population 3,321, is trying to solve the existential dilemma of small-town America: How do you get people like Meg Weston’s students to stick around?” Continue reading…

Michael Ignatieff: The Post-Ukraine World Order

Michael Ignatieff: The Post-Ukraine World Order

Michael Ignatieff, Edward R. Murrow Professor of Press, Politics and Public Policy, delivered the 50th Annual Lecture at the Ditchley Foundation: The Post-Ukraine World Order.

Deborah Amos: The Shape Of Extremist Ambitions In Iraq And Beyond

Former Fellow Deborah Amos, author of Eclipse of the Sunnis, talks to NPR’s Melissa Block about the extremist vision for establishing a new Sunni caliphate, as well as what it might look like if a group like ISIS managed to do so: The…

Jeffrey Seglin receives Manuel C. Carballo Award for Excellence in Teaching

Jeffrey Seglin, Lecturer in Public Policy and Director of the HKS Communications Program, was awarded the Manuel C. Carballo Award for Excellence in Teaching. Voted by the Kennedy School student body, it recognizes the faculty member’s dedication to students, excellence…

Rebecca MacKinnon receives grant for “Ranking Digital Rights”

Former Fellow Rebecca MacKinnon has received a Knight News Challenge grant for her project “Ranking Digital Rights” with the New America Foundation. The grant will enable MacKinnon and her team to rank Internet companies on how well they protect the privacy of…