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Tech in the Crosshairs, Illustrating Rape, Bodegas and Diapers: A J+D Link Roundup

By Blake Eskin

Journalists and designers tell stories, but we also read, listen, watch, play… So periodically, we’ll be rounding up a few stories that Journalism + Design faculty are looking at, listening to… Here’s what’s caught our attention this week: Heather Chaplin: Elizabeth Kolbert, The New Yorker, Why Facts Don’t Change Our Minds. This is part of ++++++++>

Pay Attention to the Weak Links

By Blake Eskin

Over the past several days, I’ve kept seeing this explanation of a scholarly paper on the epidemiology of disinformation. (Thanks to Laura Hazard Owen at Nieman Lab for first putting the story on my radar, and to my New School colleague David Carroll for flagging it again.) Three scholars, who Bloomberg View contributor Mark Buchanan ++++++++>