Open to work Ryan Thornburg Associate Professor
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Published In

Columbia Journalism Review, The Washington Post, The News & Observer

11 Articles
9 months ago
cjr.org

Confederate statues have nothing good to teach student journalists

A statue of a Confederate soldier at the door of a newspaper would immediately call into question the paper’s ability...

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about 3 years ago
rtburg.medium.com

Nikole Hannah-Jones, Walter Hussman & Journalism Values | Medium

UNC has been a lightening rod in the discussion about race and objectivity in journalism. This is how I help my stude...

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over 7 years ago
starnewsonline.com

TAR HEEL VOICES: Numbers on faculty bias don't add up

There is a scourge on America’s college campuses, my UNC-Chapel Hill colleague Michael Jacobs wrote in the StarNews r...

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over 23 years ago
slate.com

Web Sites Aim To Expand Debate Arena

During a year in which two major networks don't plan to nationally televise at least one of the three presidential de...

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almost 24 years ago
slate.com

Shop Early and Often

Vice President Gore probably never imagined that online sales of his book Earth in the Balance might someday help fin...

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almost 24 years ago
slate.com

Untangling the Reform Party's Web

Even with almost $13 million in taxpayer money at stake in the legal battle over the Reform Party presidential nomina...

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almost 24 years ago
slate.com

Incumbent's Site Is Up for a Challenge

So few incumbent members of Congress face serious challenges for their seats that some states' delegations have run v...

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almost 24 years ago
slate.com

Going Negative

Academics once lauded the Internet as an idyllic haven for issue-driven, information-saturated positive campaigning. ...

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about 24 years ago
slate.com

Pranks, Porn, and Pseudo-Surveys

Buying an opponent's possible Web site addresses has become one of the easiest tricks in the political book. In New J...

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about 24 years ago
slate.com

The Cost of Political Speech

Two matters before the Federal Election Commission that have attracted the attention of civil liberty advocates and I...

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about 24 years ago
slate.com

Reach Out and Lobby Someone

One of the more clever political messages on the Web doesn't sound much like a political message at first. It comes f...

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