Poynter’s Tardáguila talks misinformation

“Misinformation is confusing. Disinformation is dark. Cris, and her mastery of Shine Theory, casts a clarifying light.” Cristina Tardáguila, associate director for the international fact-checking network at The Poynter Institute, talked with colleague Mel Grau she helps the international fact-checking community in the fight against mis- and disinformation. Below is an excerpt: Mel Grau: As […]

Poynter announces 2020-21 Poynter-Koch Media and Journalism fellows

The Poynter Institute has selected 57 emerging journalists for its second year of the Poynter-Koch Media and Journalism Fellowship program. This year’s group includes not only reporters, but also visual journalists, designers and opinion writers. During the year-long fellowship, fellows are placed as paid, full-time journalists at local news outlets, including The Dallas Morning News, […]