A few people have asked me what I think of BuzzFeed’s decision to publish a 35-page document describing unverified claims about… Read more Context, verification and BuzzFeed’s decision to publish that dossier …
Quick note: I’m spending the final days of 2016 overhauling this site, so please excuse whatever mess I’m about to… Read more Makeover time!
Every time I pass through Southern Maine, I’m startled by its openness. There are no roadblocks on the highways or… Read more September and everything after
I spent a weekend last fall in the basement of a public library in rural Maine, picking through century-old letters… Read more A Pulitzer (almost) lost to history
In case you missed my two posts celebrating feminism in the Star Wars universe, let me issue this disclaimer: I’m a… Read more Three things Pokemon Go reminds us about journalism
Most American journalists are white. That’s something we should all remember as we follow the news during a week that just keeps getting… Read more White journalists need to do better
I wrote a column for USA Today last week exploring why Facebook’s political leanings should be one small part of a broader conversation… Read more ICYMI: Worried about bias at Facebook? Then worry about this, too.