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December 1997
Blowing Up The Wall
The Los Angeles Times embarks on a groundbreaking plan in which the editorial and business sides will work closely together, section by section. Is this a threat to the integrity of the paper or an exciting attempt to foster dynamism and growth?   > read more
By  Alicia C. Shepard
Firing Up The Newsroom
In an age of fierce competition with other media, too many newspaper staffs are just too lethargic. What's needed are exciting and excited editors who can raise the energy level and liven up the content.   > read more
By  Carl Sessions Stepp
Journalism's Red Cross
Under-staffed and low-profile, the Committee to Protect Journalists rides to the rescue of reporters and editors who run afoul of governments hostile to the press.   > read more
By  Sherry Ricchiardi
Profits in Site?
When will online journalism ventures begin to make money?   > read more
By  Scott Kirsner
Missing American Papers and TV News
From across the Atlantic, they look pretty good, particularly when compared to the British media.   > read more
By  Barbara Matusow
Dialogue With a Retired Publisher
Ben Franklin thinks this trendy notion could cost papers big money.   > read more
By  Reese Cleghorn
Editors You'd Climb Mountains For
Today's newsrooms are hungry for dynamic, inspirational leaders.   > read more
By  Rem Rieder
Gunfight At the All-News Corral
Only one of the nation's cable news channels is likely to survive.   > read more
By  Douglas Gomery
Preserving Old Ethics In a New Medium
Traditional journalism values are the best hope of averting ethical problems in cyberspace.   > read more
By  J.D. Lasica
A First Amendment Threat From Abroad
The U.S. will come under pressure from Europe to restrict the collection and distribution of personal data.   > read more
By  Jane Kirtley
Will Willes Work Wonders?
His bold restructuring plan has pitfalls, but it has big upside potential as well.   > read more
By  John Morton
Blasted in Boston: Did the Globe Stumble Across the Line?
Did the Boston Globe's details of outgoing U.S. Ambassador to the Vatican Raymond Flynn's night life go too far?   > read more
By  Kelly Heyboer
The Redesigned, Rejuvenated National Journal   > read more
By  Lori Robertson
Using E-mail on the News Trail   > read more
By  Charlotte Huff
The Last of the Color Holdouts   > read more
By  Sinéad OBrien
The Deadening of Public Broadcasting
Made Possible By... The Death of Public Broadcasting in the United States
By James Ledbetter
Verso   > read more
Book review by  Carl Sessions Stepp
A Writer With Nothing to Fear
Daughter of the Queen of Sheba
By Jacki Lyden
Houghton Mifflin   > read more
Book review by  Linda Fibich
The Goddess of Geeks' New Gig   > read more
By  Janelle Erlichman
Denver's Muse No More   > read more
By  Debra Puchalla
Bylines   > read more
By  Debra Puchalla
Cliché Corner   > read more