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Six newsletters every journalist should read

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Journalism is changing so fast that it might be overwhelming to follow the latest updates and trends. Newsletters from experts and specialised websites are a handy (and easy) way to keep up to date. Here are six terrific newsletters to simplify your life. 1. Niemand Lab The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard publishes the …

Informar d’agressions sexuals: guia per a periodistes

Dones que han patit agressions sexuals diuen sentir-se retratades pels mitjans com "objectes sexuals exposats davant tothom" (Foto: Gabriel Benois)

Més de la meitat de les dones europees han patit algun tipus d’assetjament sexual, segons una enquesta de la European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights. La manera com els mitjans informen d’aquestes agressions sexuals influencia com la societat les percep.  Isabel Muntané, periodista, i Violeta García, psicòloga de la fundació AADAS, van treballar amb dones víctimes d’una …

Rural doctors’ shortage leaves Catalan towns in the lurch

There are not enough doctors in Catalonia. Unions and the Catalan government acknowledge it. The deficit of physicians affects Barcelona’s metropolitan area, but it is in small towns where it is particularly challenging. Without a school or a doctor, villages are condemned to disappear. Mayors are aware that maintaining essential services is the only way …