Collected Works, Volume 14: Marx and Engels 1855-56

By Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels

Quantity information:

Volume 14 includes articles and studies written among February 1855 and April 1856, and released within the New-York day-by-day Tribune, the Neue Oder-Zeitung and different eu and American newspapers. They care for the ultimate phases of the Crimean warfare (1853-56), the pointy diplomatic fight among the ecu Powers, the commercial situation of the belligerent states, the inner coverage in their ruling periods, the country and clients of the working-class and democratic routine, the nationwide query and different difficulties. In a few articles Marx provides profiles of Lord Palmerston, Lord John Russell, Louis Napoleon and different modern statesmen. the amount comprises, for the 1st time in any selection of the works of Marx and Engels, all of the extant models of Marx's pamphlet the autumn of Kars, which describes the diplomatic manoeuvres that attended this, one of many ultimate episodes of the Crimean War.

MECW info:

Marx/Engels accrued Works (MECW) is the biggest selection of translations into English of the works of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. It includes all works released by way of Marx and Engels of their lifetimes and various unpublished manuscripts and letters. The gathered Works, which was once translated through Richard Dixon and others, involves 50 volumes. It used to be compiled and published among 1975 and 2005 through development Publishers (Moscow) in collaboration with Lawrence and Wishart (London) and overseas Publishers (New York).

The accumulated Works comprises fabric written by way of Marx among 1835 and his loss of life in 1883, and by means of Engels among 1838 and his dying in 1895. The early volumes contain juvenilia, together with correspondence among Marx and his father, Marx's poetry, and letters from Engels to his sister. a number of volumes gather the pair's articles for the Neue Rheinische Zeitung.

Other volumes within the accrued Works include recognized works of Marx and Engels, together with The Communist Manifesto, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Napoleon, and Capital, lesser-known works, and formerly unpublished or untranslated manuscripts. The accumulated Works contains thirteen volumes of correspondence through the mature Marx and Engels, overlaying the interval from 1844 via 1895.
Although the amassed Works is the main entire number of the paintings by means of Marx and Engels released so far in English, it isn't their whole works. A undertaking to post the pair's whole works in German is predicted to require greater than a hundred and twenty volumes.

Show description

Undercover Muslim: A Journey into Yemen

By Theo Padnos

In December 2009 the U.S. executive introduced an air strike opposed to the tiny Yemeni village of al-Majalah the place al-Qaeda militants have been believed to be in hiding. A moment assault per week later distinctive the widespread non secular chief Anwar Awlaki. He escaped unhurt yet many villagers have been killed. those moves have been meant to set again al-Qaeda's operations in Yemen yet, inside of 24 hours, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab - a 23-year-old Nigerian guy and considered one of Awlaki's fans - boarded a aircraft to Detroit with explosives hidden in his garments. His isn't a special tale: at a time whilst actual pluralism is still an aspiration instead of a truth within the West, younger males, disenchanted and offended with the spiritually barren, consumerist societies during which they stay, trip to Yemen looking for fulfilment. There, within the country's anarchic wasteland, they locate what they can now not at domestic: a natural lifestyle, submissive other halves and like-minded brethren. a few, like Abdulmutallab, locate whatever even more risky: the conviction to hold out Jihad. In Undercover Muslim, Theo Padnos brilliantly inspires a panorama and trip that few Westerners have skilled. He investigates the radicalisation of those disaffected younger males as they movement, nearly disregarded, from London, Berlin or Paris to their new religious domestic in Yemen. Padnos's trip takes him from the newsroom of a Yemeni newspaper to the prayer rows and school rooms of Yemen's madrassas, from covert Jeep rides into the sacred mountains to a stint in an overcrowded felony. it really is via those occasions, and during the folks he encounters, that Padnos indicates us how a terrifying gulf has opened among Islam and the West.

Show description

Writing and Reporting News: A Coaching Method

Full of full-color images and examples directly from contemporary headlines, WRITING AND REPORTING information: a training strategy, 8e makes use of counsel and strategies from respected writing coaches and award-winning reporters that can assist you strengthen the writing and reporting talents you must reach the altering global of journalism. a complete bankruptcy is dedicated to media ethics, whereas moral dilemmas in every one bankruptcy provide you with perform operating via moral concerns it's possible you'll face at the activity. delivering the main up to date assurance to be had, the 8th variation absolutely integrates multimedia content material into the chapters-reflecting the best way the inside track global really operates. An all-new booklet thesaurus supplies easy access to more moderen Journalism lingo. moreover, the booklet now bargains MindTap conversation, a completely on-line, hugely customized studying adventure that boosts learner engagement and improves results. Integrating new tendencies within the convergence of print, broadcast, and on-line media, WRITING AND REPORTING information equips you with the basic talents you would like for media careers now-and sooner or later.

Show description

Regret the Error: How Media Mistakes Pollute the Press and Imperil Free Speech

By Craig Silverman

We remorse the error: it’s a word that looks in newspapers virtually day-by-day, the traditional become aware of that anything went extraordinarily fallacious within the reporting, enhancing, or printing of a piece of writing. From Craig Silverman, the owner of, one of many Internet’s hottest media-related web content, comes a suite of humorous, surprising, and infrequently annoying journalistic slip-ups and corrections. On show are every kind of media inaccuracy—from “fuzzy math” to “obiticide” (printing the obituary of someone greatly alive and good) to accomplish and utter moral lapses. whereas a number of the mistakes could be laugh-out-loud humorous, the publication includes a sobering trip during the heritage of media errors (including the outrageous hoaxes that ruled newspapers through the flow wars of the 19th-century) and a significant muckraking research of up to date journalism’s loss of responsibility to the general public. It shines a focus at the media’s carelessness and the occasionally tragic and calamitous outcomes of vulnerable or non-existent truth checking.

Show description

The Hotel Years

The first evaluation of all Joseph Roth’s journalism: touring throughout a Europe in quandary, he declares,“I am a inn citizen, a inn patriot.”

The lodge Years gathers sixty-four feuilletons: on inns; pains and pleasures; personalities; and the deteriorating foreign state of affairs of the Thirties. by no means prior to translated into English, those items commence in Vienna simply on the finish of the 1st global conflict, and lead to Paris close to the outbreak of the second one global warfare. Roth, the good journalist of his day, wanted journalism to outlive: in his six-volume accumulated works in German, there are 3 of fiction and 3 of journalism. starting in 1921, Roth wrote commonly for the liberal Frankfurter Zeitung who despatched him on assignments all through Germany - the inflation, the career, political assassinations - and in another country, to the USSR, Italy, Poland and Albania. And continuously: “I have fun my go back to foyer and chandelier, porter and chambermaid.”

Show description


By Don Lemon

In this precise memoir, Primetime CNN anchor Don Lemon takes readers backstage of journalism, detailing his personal fight to develop into essentially the most favourite African American males in tv news—and within many of the greatest tales of our instances.

Never one to prevent on the floor of the tale, Lemon digs deep, exposing his personal background with wealth and absence, with family members secrets and techniques and painful revelations--and explains how these painful early stories formed his goals and gave him the instruments of empathy and fearlessness that he brings to his paintings. Then Lemon turns an identical searing honesty at the information itself, taking the reader behind the curtain of September eleven, 2001, the DC Snipers, the epidemic of AIDS in Africa, typhoon Katrina, the election of Barack Obama, and the demise of Michael Jackson between different occasions.

With his transparent and compelling storytelling and the wealthy element of an Emmy-winning journalist, Lemon unearths his personal painful trip from a bit boy who dreamed of broadcasting in segregated Baton Rouge within the early 70s, to his present perch at CNN in a desirable and compelling examine the area of tv information and his personal stories reporting in it.

Show description

Videojournalism: Multimedia Storytelling

By Kenneth Kobre

Videojournalism is a brand new box that has grown out of conventional print photojournalism, slideshows that mix sound and photographs, public radio, documentary filmmaking and the easiest of tv information positive aspects. This amalgam of traditions has emerged to serve the Internet's voracious urge for food for video stories.
Videojournalism is written for the recent new release of "backpack" newshounds. The solo videojournalist needs to discover a riveting tale; achieve entry to charismatic characters who can inform their very own stories; shoot candid clips; expertly interview the avid gamers; checklist transparent, fresh sound; write a script with pizzazz; and, ultimately, edit the fabric right into a piece priceless of 5 mins of a viewer's realization. Videojournalism addresses all of those demanding situations, and extra - by no means wasting sight of the most element: telling a good story.
This e-book, according to vast interviews with pros within the box, is for a person studying how you can grasp the paintings and craft of telling actual short-form tales with phrases, sound and photographs for the internet or tv. the outlet chapters disguise the principles of multimedia storytelling, and the e-book progresses to the thoughts required to shoot specialist video, and list top of the range sound and marketplace the ensuing product.
Videojournalism additionally has its personal site - visit only one URL -- --and locate the entire tales pointed out within the publication. you furthermore mght will locate a number of "how-to" movies at the web site. to take care of with the most recent alterations within the box corresponding to new cameras, new books, new tales or modifying software program, cost the location usually and "like"

Show description

Entrepreneurial Journalism: How to Build What's Next for News

By Mark Briggs

Launch your self into the hot information economic climate. The electronic revolution that gives such a lot of thoughts for information shoppers additionally skill tremendous chance for reporters. The trick: see the disruption as a gap you could assault. Entrepreneurial Journalism will encourage you with what is attainable and exhibit you the mechanics in the back of construction a enterprise. operating via 8 transparent and concise levels, you ll discover the secrets and techniques of winning information startups (including how they re getting cash) and how to be an upstart your self, construction an cutting edge and sustainable information enterprise from scratch.

Each bankruptcy starts off with a true entrepreneur s event, teasing out how savvy and opportunistic reporters discovered their technique to good fortune. Mark Briggs then is helping you measurement up the industry, harness expertise, flip your thought right into a services or products, discover profit streams, estimate bills, and release. construct your small business motion goods on the finish of every bankruptcy get you pondering via every one step of your corporation plan.

Discover how conventional information corporations are evolving and innovating, the place the roles are this day and the place the recent jobs can be the next day. research from the pioneers, and turn into one.

Show description

Informing the News: The Need for Knowledge-Based Journalism

By Thomas E. Patterson

As the journalist Walter Lippmann famous approximately a century in the past, democracy falters “if there isn't any regular offer of reliable and suitable news.” Today’s newshounds will not be offering it. Too frequently, newshounds supply equivalent weight to evidence and biased opinion, fire up small controversies, and replacement infotainment for genuine information. even if they get the proof rights, they typically misjudge the context within which they belong.
Information is the lifeblood of a fit democracy. Public opinion and debate endure whilst electorate are misinformed approximately present affairs, as is more and more the case. even though the disasters of today’s communique procedure can't be blamed exclusively at the information media, they're a part of the matter, and the easiest wish for anything higher.
Patterson proposes “knowledge-based journalism” as a corrective. except reporters are extra deeply trained in regards to the matters they hide, they're going to proceed to misread them and to be liable to manipulation by way of their resources. during this ebook, derived from a multi-year initiative of the Carnegie company and the Knight beginning, Patterson demands not anything lower than an enormous overhaul of journalism perform and schooling. The e-book speaks not just to newshounds yet to all who're occupied with the integrity of the data on which America’s democracy depends.

Show description