An anchorman’s awesome message for student journalists

Jorge Ramos is an anchorman in Miami. He recently addressed a group of university students, and gave a powerful and inspiring talk about the future of journalism and why the profession is more important than ever. 

You can read his full speech here.

Ask tough questions. Don’t be scared. There are no forbidden or silly questions. And your attitude should be that if you don’t ask that question to the President, to the mayor, to the Senator…no one else will. Don’t look around. It is your responsibility. That’s why you chose to be a journalist.

News Corp Acquires ‘World’s First Social News Agency’ for $25 Million

This post was originally written for The Global Panorama, and has been uploaded here as part of a growing portfolio of work.

In a surprising and sudden move that continues to highlight the rapidly growing role which social media and user-generated content play in journalism, Rupert Murdoch’s media empire News Corporation has acquired the online news agency, Storyful.

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