Search form

Sections

The latest from our community

Three women working against the death penalty

Three women working against the death penalty

As the nation is horrified by another botched execution, a capital defense lawyer in Texas, legal scholar in New York and the former warden of San Quentin work against capital punishment.
posted by Martha Rosenberg | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:43pm
Health Media Jobs and Opportunities: Work for Politico, St. Louis Dispatch or Mass General

Health Media Jobs and Opportunities: Work for Politico, St. Louis Dispatch or Mass General

POLITICO Pro is looking a health care reporter, and so is The Bismarck Tribune and the St. Louis Dispatch. Radio health reporters should check out the opportunity at Louisville Public Media. U.S. News & World Report has openings for interns. Check out all this week's opportunities.
posted by Anna Romano | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:00am
Neglect can harm young brains as much as abuse

Neglect can harm young brains as much as abuse

For babies, healthy brain development is like a tennis game. A caregiver "serves" up an interaction, like a facial expression, a coo, or a word, and the infant "returns" that serve, imitating the expression or sound. That "serve and return" dynamic is key.
posted by Kristin Gourlay | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 1:25pm
In North Carolina, an Obamacare disconnect

In North Carolina, an Obamacare disconnect

North Carolina signed up more enrollees in Obamacare than any other red state. Yet politically, the legislation remains a huge liability for Democrats in the state. That's partly a result of enrollment organizers' attempt to keep insurance sign-ups as separate from the issue's politics as possible.
posted by Jennifer Haberkorn | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 1:00pm
The secret life of poultry products

The secret life of poultry products

Recent investigations of poultry production plants in the U.S. and Canada have revealed a world of suffering so deep that no dystopian fantasy can compare with how a package of slaughtered birds ends up in a store.
posted by Karen Davis | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:14am

CONNECT WITH THE COMMUNITY

Member Activities

Martha Rosenberg has shared a blog post

Read it.

Rachel Cook has shared a fellowship project

Read it.

Kristin Gourlay has shared a blog post

Read it.

Karen Davis has shared a story

Read it.

Mary Pember has shared a blog post

Read it.
More Member Activities

Follow Us

ReportingHealth

Reporting on Underserved Communities

How can journalists and foundations collaborate to deepen and improve reporting on underserved communities? Our USC Annenberg School of Journalism program in collaboration with The California Endowment, the Wyncote Foundation and Media Impact Funders, convened 75 leaders from both fields.

Read More »