Tag: environment

by Corbin Hiar

Social Media content on MediaShift is sponsored by the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships, a program offering innovative and entrepreneurial journalists the resources of Stanford University and Silicon Valley. Learn more here. Like many people this holiday season, the couple in the Microsoft ad below was stranded in an airport. With their plane delayed, the [...] more »

by Corbin Hiar

American environmentalists recently suffered a pair of devastating defeats in their decades-long effort to halt global warming. Progress stalled on domestic legislation to cap greenhouse gas emissions prior to a key UN summit in Copenhagen. Lack of leadership from America, the world’s second largest climate polluter, made it impossible to produce and binding international agreement [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

This episode of 5Across is brought to you by USC Annenberg’s Specialized Journalism Program. This 9-month program is for mid-career or aspiring journalists. To learn more, go to the USC Annenberg site. When I canceled my daily newspaper subscription, I figured it was the right thing to do for the environment. No longer would someone [...] more »