Chris Shipley, the veteran executive producer of Demo, is now a fellow at the Reynolds Journalism Institi\ute at the University of Missouri's Grauduate Journalism School.
her latest post is a reflection on the lessons learned by John Walton, who led coverage of the recent hijacking of an Ethiopian Airlines.It's a fascinating analysis by Chris who is researching the impact of bloggers and other citizen journalists on media, including the rhetoical question of whether or not Twitters character cap hinders news.
I recommend anyone who is interested in the changing nature of news read her post.real time reporting on Ethiopian Airlines FLight 702
Once again Shipley is well ahead of the pack with prescient observations.Maybe I should go back to J-School and learn ho to report in today's changing world. Jim Forbes 02/24/2014.