Tag: pbs newshour

by Amanda Hickman

When we embarked on the DocumentCloud project, tools for altering documents were the furthest thing from our minds. After all, a responsible journalist doesn’t tweak source documents! But one of the first papers to embed material using DocumentCloud needed to do just that. The Chicago Tribune accompanied their coverage of a troubled foster home with [...] more »

by Aaron Presnall

This year’s primary election upsets in Alaska, Florida and Utah and the volatile Congressional campaigns currently underway — all of which take place amid widespread voter discontent and the rise of the Tea Party movement — illustrate the growing need for easily-accessible and easily-updated portals for political data and analysis. Election-season data visualization is traditionally [...] more »