News and notes from Pacific Standard staff and contributors.
It's been about six months since ProPublica joined forces with newsrooms around the country to track hate. They've collected information on thousands of incidents, but much remains unknown about the scale of the problem.
Noah Davis talks to Scott Carney about the difficulty of making a living as a freelance journalist, the art of negotiation, and the evil of Condé Nast.
Will the recent incorporation of some working political scientists into legacy media outlets help curb the use of misleading headlines and made-up stories of momentum in campaign coverage?
A conversation about Picasso, Sigmund Freud, farm animals, and Hunter S. Thompson.
The Obama administration has made the most concerted effort since the Nixon years to intimidate officials from talking to a reporter.
Veteran journalists describe the experiences that helped shape their reporting.