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Jill Abramson Remains Defiant Over Plagiarism Claims, Admits 'Some Errors'
The former New York Times editor insisted that lifting other people's work is OK if credited in the footnotes.
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7 Things Journalists Should Never Do (But Jill Abramson Did Anyway)
The former New York Times executive editor is under fire as several journalists have accused her of plagiarizing in her book, "Merchants of Truth."
Donald Trump Promoted His Rally With A Photo He May Have Lifted From CNN's Jim Acosta
The president shared what appeared to be the exact same picture that CNN's Jim Acosta posted online hours earlier.
STYLE & BEAUTY
Fashion Designer Silvia Ulson Accused Of Plagiarizing Latest Swimwear Collection
Swimwear label Bfyne pointed out the striking similarities between swimsuits in Silvia Ulson's line and one of their past collections.
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Artist In 'This Is America' Plagiarism Debate: ‘There’s So Many Bigger Issues Facing Us’
A Reddit user accused Childish Gambino, aka Donald Glover, of ripping off Jase Harley's 2016 song "American Pharaoh."
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Melania Trump's Online Safety Pamphlet Seems Lifted From The Obama Administration
Her new booklet on kids' online activity looks lots like one the Federal Trade Commission released in 2014.
Joseph Kopser campaign
Democratic House Candidate's Campaign Materials Full Of Plagiarized Work
Previously, Joseph Kopser's Facebook event invitation copied language from a Democratic opponent.
Crossword Writer Slips Rape Joke Into Multiple Major Newspapers
Timothy Parker was already a polarizing name before this week’s puzzle.
Admitted, Not Accepted: A Love Letter To POCs In The Ivory Tower
Paola Muñoz Rojas
Graduate student at Columbia University. Hija de la diaspora D...
Academia itself is a reproduction of the problematic structures existing outside, and far below, the Ivory Tower.
Monica Crowley Book No Longer For Sale So She Can 'Source' Material
The pundit has been accused of plagiarizing parts of her 2012 book and her 2000 Ph.D. dissertation.
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How a Refusal to Lie Changed Colorado History
Former Media Critic, Rocky Mountain News
Scott McInnis, a former U.S. representative and current Mesa County commissioner, called Fischer "a water giant in his time
Latina College Student Used ‘Hence’ In Paper, Is Accused Of Plagiarism
“This is not your language,” her professor said.
CULTURE & ARTS
Why Plagiarism Makes You A Better Writer
Author, Writing Coach, Spirit Junkie, Single Mom
When you write something, no matter how many times the idea has been conveyed, it is unique because YOU are unique. No one will a write something exactly as you do. And we need every last version, every individual nuance, every voice.
The Beginner's Guide to Protecting Your Digital Property
Stark of Winterfell
Given how fast technology has advanced in the last few decades, the protection of your digital property can be a matter of
All biters are wack!
Award-winning Creative director, Speaker & Writer
The good thing is that those who come up with ideas, will come up with new ones. Plagurists will always stay a step behind
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Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto Accused Of Plagiarism
The Casa Blanca scandal dealt a major blow to the reputation of Pena Nieto, whose poll numbers have recently hit all-time lows.
John Oliver Calls Out Big Oil Trade Group For Plagiarism
"You took our s**t," Oliver said of American Petroleum Institute ad that aired during the Olympics.
Plagiarism: It's More Than Just Borrowing Words
PhD, Geologist, Writer
Last week, plagiarism became national news. It got me thinking about the bigger picture of plagiarism, and why it is about more than simply borrowing someone's words or ideas.
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Jimmy Page Finally Addresses 'Stairway To Heaven' Plagiarism Trial
Todd Van Luling
The Led Zeppelin guitarist said he's staying positive.
Trump Plagiarism Scandal Offers New Excuses For Our Students
I am a retired English teacher and longtime newspaper reporter.
"You're racist," he said. "How do you know she wasn't the one who cheated?" -Blame Hillary Clinton- Donald Trump's campaign
Melania Trump Tells Press She Was Born A Poor Black Child
Comedian, writer, founding contributor of The Political Garbag...
According to Melania, she was raised by a family of sharecroppers and she'd spend "long days working and long nights singing and dancing on the porch" with her black family.
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