Missouri School of Journalism students found themselves in the center of the Brussels terror attacks early this morning. We’ll talk about the challenge of reporting during traumatic events.
Jenna Middaugh, KOMU-TV: "16 Students, 1 MU professor safe in Brussels amid terror attacks"
Elisabeth Rentschler, KCTV-TV: "Group of Mizzou journalism students safe after explosions in Brussels"
Sarah Walsh, KSHB-TV: "'It's intense': MU student in Brussels talks about terror attacks"
Associated Press: "Witnesses describe blood, dust and chaos in Brussels attacks"
Obama in Cuba
Before the terror attacks in Brussels, all eyes were on Cuba for President Barack Obama's historic visit.
Edward-Isaac Dovere, POLITICO: “How Obama set a trap for Raul Castro”
Julie Hirschfeld Davis & Damien Cave, New York Times: “Obama says Cuba embargo does ‘not serve our interests’”
Alan Yuhas, The Guardian: “Castro defends Cuba: ‘Not one country’ complies with all human rights – as it happened”
WTVJ-TV: “Cuban coverage of Obama muted but respectful”
Prensa Latina: “Reporters describe Obama’s visit to Cuba has historic”
Michael Weissenstein, Associated Press: “Google helps offer vastly faster Internet in Cuba”
Trump, Violence and the Press
Paul Fahri, Washington Post: “Despite the beatdown, reporters love the Trump beat”
McKay Coppins & Rosie Gray, BuzzFeed: "Trump campaign manager faces new allegations of pushing, sexually suggestive comments"
Michael Calderone, Huffington Post: “Breitbart reporter files police report against Trump campaign manager over alleged assault”
Andrew Kirell & Justin Miller, The Daily Beast: “Video shows campaign manager Corey Lewandowski grabbing reporter Michelle Fields"
Michael Calderone, Huffington Post: “No one’s asking Donald Trump about campaign manager accused of grabbing reporter”
Here is Donald Trump's campaign manager in the Tucson crowd grabbing the collar of a protester. pic.twitter.com/JZ9RntWlHY
— Jacqueline Alemany (@JaxAlemany) March 19, 2016
Hadas Gold, POLITICO: “Breitbart sends ‘cease and desist’ letters to former staffers”
Melissa Cronin, Gawker: “Video appears to show Trump manager Corey Lewandowski yanking protestor by the collar”
Matt Pearce, L.A. Times: “Andrew Breitbart warned conservatives about Trump, but he never saw this coming”
Kyle Blaine, BuzzFeed: “How Donald Trump bent television to his will”
Caitlin Cruz, Talking Points Memo: “Chuck Todd says Trump can no longer call into ‘Meet the Press’”
Cokie Roberts’ NPR Role
Steve & Cokie Roberts, Columbia Missourian: “Guest Commentary: Voters must be convinced that Trump is a dangerous choice”
David Folkenflik, NPR: “NPR clarifies Cokie Roberts’ role after anti-Trump column”
Erik Wemple, Washington Post: “Donald Trump tests boundaries, role of Cokie Roberts, at NPR”
Hulk Hogan knocks out Gawker
Joe Mullin, Ars Technica: “$115 million verdict in Hulk Hogan sex-tape lawsuit could wipe out Gawker”
Tom Kludt, CNN Money: “Hulk Hogan jury adds $25.1 million to Gawker’s liability in sex tape case”
Nick Madigan & Ravi Somaiya, New York Times: “Hulk Hogan awarded $115 million in privacy suit against Gawker”
Dan Kennedy, Media Nation: “No, the Hulk Hogan verdict doesn’t threaten free speech”
Erik Eckholm, New York Times: “Legal experts see little effect on news media from Hulk Hogan verdict”
Peter Kafka, re/Code: “Hulk Hogan wins $115 million against Gawker in sex tape trial”
Anna M. Phillips, Tampa Bay Tribune: “Unsealed records in Hogan sex-tape case suggest witnesses may have lied”
Matt Ferner, Huffington Post: “Gawker’s Wikipedia page gets trolled in wake of Hulk Hogan verdict”
Twitter turns 10
Katie Rogers and Daniel Victor, New York Times: “’A window into other lives’: Twitter at 10”
Michael Grothaus, Fast Company: “Twitter turns 10 today: Here’s how it’s celebrating”
Sarah Frier, Felix Gillette & Brad Stone, Bloomberg Business: “The future of Twitter: Q&A with Jack Dorsey”
Lance Ulanoff, Mashable: “Twitter at 10: It’s not about you”
Kirsty Styles, The Next Web: “Twitter is 10 and it’s still not a social network”
Elena Cresci, The Guardian: “12 ways Twitter is changing our lives”