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SPJ Introduces Kunkel Awards for Video Game Journalism

The Society of Professional Journalists has just announced that they will be holding their first ever awards for video game journalism, called the Kunkel Awards, directed (not judged) by Michael Koretzky.…


SPJ Airplay Afternoon Recap, Bomb Threat

Author Note: The original article incorrectly attributes the quote given by Christina Hoff Sommers to Alison Tieman. It was actually a quote from Alison Prime. The content and link has…


SPJ Airplay Morning Recap

Note: This article includes coverage only of the morning portion of SPJ Airplay. Coverage on the evening portion and the bomb threat will be detailed in another article.  This morning…

SPJ Guidelines

Applying the SPJ Code of Ethics to the New York Times

I’m no journalist. People who have read my articles may have seen me say that line over and over again, but it’s true; I’m not a journalist who’s been trained…


SPJ Conference to Give GamerGate a Fair Hearing

April 27 through May 1 was ethics week. It was a time for the Society of Professional Journalists to celebrate and discuss its code of ethics. Members of the SPJ…

Pen and Paper Objectivity

Objectivity: When Passion, Fairness, and Due Process Collide

Even before I started doing gaming content, it had become apparent that gaming has reached a whole new sector of influence in terms of reaching people but in doing so…