Journalists

Pakistani journalists visit Gulf Coast

Pakistani journalists visit Gulf Coast

Women leading the charge for journalism in Pakistan stopped for coffee and conversation in Pensacola with local media members as part of a diplomacy trip across the United States. The 15 journalists visited Dec. 20 as part of the Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy Council’s work. Read the full article in the Jan. 10 issue of […]

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

1. WHAT’S NEXT FOR SWEEPING CRIMINAL JUSTICE BILL After the Senate passes a sweeping criminal justice bill, it heads to the House for approval, then to President Donald Trump for his signature. It addresses concerns that the U.S. war on drugs has led to the imprisonment of too many Americans for non-violent crimes without adequately […]

The guardians…of truth and freedom

The guardians…of truth and freedom

Today Time Magazine named four journalists and a newspaper as its 2018 Person of the Year for what the magazine said was standing up for the truth in the face of persecution and violence. Time calls the group “the guardians” and certainly the words “…of truth and freedom” should be added. The group is made […]

Young journalists capture Parkland’s story in way only they could

Young journalists capture Parkland’s story in way only they could

On February 14, high school senior Rebecca Schneid, 17, was in her journalism class at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, when the fire alarms went off. Moments later, elsewhere in the school, a gunman opened fire on students and teachers. Read the full article in the Aug. 16 issue of Navarre Press. […]