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EPA Member to Speak in Ukraine at Journalism Conference

KLAIPEDA, LITHUANIA — EPA member Michael Ray Smith will speak at the Novomedia Forum Nov. 1-2 in Kyiv, (Kiev) Ukraine. Smith will speak on conducting hard-to-get interviews. In addition to speaking, Smith will represent The Media Project, an international organization that unites journalists, particularly reporters of faith. TMP recruits students and journalists to engage in […]

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ERLC to Sponsor 2020 Cause of the Year on Christian Citizenship

Christian Citizenship has been selected by the Board of Directors as the 2020 Cause of the Year. Articles and photos/illustrations published in the calendar year 2020 on this subject may be entered into the contest to be awarded in the spring of 2021. The 2019 Cause of the Year is sponsored by the Ethics & Religious Liberty […]

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The Art of Omission: Chipping away what doesn’t belong

By Andy Butcher I have always found the Journalism 101 guide—who, what, why, where, when, and how—to be of limited help. It’s a bit like telling an Olympic track hopeful that all they need to do to win a gold medal is run faster than everyone else. Yes, but… Which whats? What whens? Whose wheres? […]

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Why Do You Ask? Some Thoughts on The Tough Interviews

By Michael Longinow There are two questions every interviewed source wants to know about a journalist’s questions: “Why do you want to know?” and “How are you going to use what I tell you?” The second is closely related to one more: “Can I trust you to do what you say you’re going to do?” […]

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MTI to host French-language magazine training conference in West Africa

In mid September, some 70 current and prospective Christian magazine publishers from six French-speaking African countries will descend on La Sabliere, a conference center near Abidjan, Ivory Coast. For seven days they will listen to six experienced trainers speak on the basics of magazine publishing, from concept to finished product. They will learn the keys […]

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