steven sotloff

"It saddens me that ... we’re celebrating the killing of this deranged, pathetic young man."
On Friday, August 28th, the American Society of Journalists will be honoring James Foley, Steven Sotloff and Austin Tice, a journalist who has been missing since 2012, with its Conscience in Media Award at its writers conference, A Capital Event, at the National Press Club.
That stub of a candle is my talisman -- an evocative reminder of what's really important amid the day-to-day hustle of an academic life teaching journalism.
MIAMI, May 28 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama met on Thursday with the family of American journalist Steven Sotloff
At a time when the supply of information seems unlimited and overwhelming, journalists and journalism are being challenged like never before. It seems contradictory, but it makes a perverse kind of sense. Despots and autocrats and terrorists are threatened by the free flow of information.
So how do we halt this group's operation and increasing violence? How do we express our outrage and anger without disseminating the propaganda and assisting the enemy? Here are 7 ways that I believe an ordinary person can help fight ISIS.
There were at least 60 journalists killed globally in connection to their work in 2014, according to an annual report from
At a political science conference on Friday, I presented research my students and I were working on about the subject of beheadings. We were trying to determine whether the killings of journalists James Foley on August 19 and Stephen Sotloff on September 2 had any impact upon U.S. public opinion.
While the company's main focus is to simply bring vetted freelancers and news outlets together to create compelling content
H/T Guardian "While international attention to the issue has grown over the past decade, there has been little progress in
It may seem like a such a small thing to alter the focus of a holiday for one night and for all the adults of this nation to set the day aside for prayer. But great things can sometimes be accomplished from small beginnings.
The words punch the elevator button in our memory, and trolley up freighted meanings and classroom images from our innocent years in fourth grade.
No doubt, it is our natural instincts as parents to protect our kids from any harm. To watch them suffer is harder on us -- many times -- than on them.
The video, which again shows Cantlie speaking in front of a camera in an orange jumpsuit, was released just after the US
"Después de dos guerras desastrosas y enormemente impopulares en Afganistán e Irak, ¿por qué es que nuestro gobierno parece
Barfi's claims echo those of the parents of James Foley, another journalist murdered by ISIS. The Foleys have been vocal
The murder of David Haines is an act of pure evil. My heart goes out to his family who have shown extraordinary courage and
McDonough said nobody was threatened, but the families were made aware of the law. The U.S. National Security Council has
It was in the scroll at the bottom of the screen on Fox News' "The Kelly File" after President Obama's speech last night on ISIS. It said "In Major Reversal, President Obama Orders Military Campaign vs. ISIS."