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Univision's Jorge Ramos: Journalists Must 'Denounce' Trump's 'Dangerous Words'

The anchor of Univision's nightly news was thrown out of a press conference by GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump. Ramos said he was just doing his job — asking questions of the powerful.

Donald Trump Escalates His Fight With The Media

During a news conference in Iowa, GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump had Jorge Ramos of Univision, the largest Spanish-language network in the U.S., thrown out. He was ultimately let back in.

Trump Angers Ailes With New Tweets Attacking Megyn Kelly

"I liked The Kelly File much better without" Megyn Kelly on it, Trump said in one tweet. "Perhaps she could take another eleven day unscheduled vacation!"

Inside Iran: A Jewish Journalist's Exclusive Look

Steve Inskeep talks to Larry Cohler-Esses of The Forward, who traveled to Iran for a 7-day reporting trip — marking the first time a Jewish publication had been granted a journalism visa since 1979.

Fox News Chairman Ailes Forced To Steady Relationship With Trump

Roger Ailes is used to having Republican politicians show deference to his channel but presidential candidate Donald Trump shows deference to pretty much no one — and that's scrambled the equation.

Reporting Post-Ferguson: A Journey To 'Very Dark Places'

MSNBC's Trymaine Lee was one of several African-American journalists who shared their stories of reporting on racially-charged violence with Code Switch's Gene Demby.

2016 Campaigns Will Spend $4.4 Billion On TV Ads, But Why?

TV ads drive name recognition, but it's uncertain exactly how much more they do than that. Yet spending on them will hit record levels in the 2016 cycle.

How Black Reporters Report On Black Death

As calls for newsroom diversity get louder, we might do well to consider that black reporters covering race and policing literally have skin in the game.
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How Algorithms Decide And Recommend

pThey recommend movies, choose what headlines you read, and approve you for a bank loan -- or don't. Tech Tuesday examines how algorithms work and how they influence our lives./p


Bloomberg Columnist: Report On Amazon's Work Culture Not Surprising

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Justin Fox, columnist for Bloomberg View, about Amazon's work culture, following a scathing article in The New York Times.