Quick tips on covering sexual violence, from preparation to writing the story.
Whether your beat is family violence or natural disaster, the news choices you face are difficult, and affect your subjects, policy makers and the wider public. This page offers a wide range of quick tips, deep background and training and support programs to help journalists cover bad news better.
Following our workshop, “Covering Immigrants & Refugees,” Amanda Begson-Shilcock from the Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians, shared tips for working with immigrants.
In this video, Bruce Shapiro offers closing remarks.
In this video, Cindy Carcamo, Michael Matza, Maria Sacchetti, and Bruce Shapiro have a conversation about the immigration beat.
In this video, Jose Arreola gives a keynote address "A Life Undocumented."
In this video, Erika Almiron, Peter Gonzales and Mia-Lia Kiernan have a conversation with Bruce Shapiro titled "Advocacy and Action: The Local Landscape."
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