Not to downgrade the importance of amateur writers and videographers, whose efforts via social media have had significant impact — most notably during political protests in the Middle East and at the Occupy movements across the United States. But the notion that mainstream … news organizations can morph into communal information exchanges and still maintain journalistic and business viability is a bad bet.
But just because it all has become too common does not mean we should be anything less than heartbroken, angry and ashamed. Deeply, deeply ashamed.
We’ve spoken to journalists who are hurting as they cover ceaseless mass shootings. We can’t stop the grief, but we can offer ways to work through it.
18 children and one teacher were killed in a shooting at an elementary school. Claims that this was a false flag operation are unfounded and false.
A grainy image captured by NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover shows a formation that social media users seized on as some kind of alien door.