Tumultuous times

Voices | 2017 tears, cheers, fears—and a peer into 2018
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 11/19/17, 12:13 am

Airport shooting. Trump inauguration. Travel ban. Pipeline protest. Midwest tornadoes. Neil Gorsuch. School shooting. Comey firing. Obamacare survival. Solar eclipse. Charlottesville killing. Antifa violence. National anthem protests. Concert shooting. Wildfires. Church shooting. Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. Books, movies, and music CDs that reflect and amplify atheism and anarchy.

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MSNBC dumps journalist amid sexual assault allegations

by Evan Wilt
Posted 10/26/17, 11:01 am

MSNBC dropped political journalist Mark Halperin on Thursday after a report that he sexually harassed five women. The women, who worked with Halperin while he served as political director of ABC News in the early 2000s, told CNN that he touched them inappropriately while on the job. Halperin admitted to misconduct and apologized in a statement to CNN: “During this period, I did pursue relationships with women that I worked with, including some junior to me.

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A view from the editor’s chair, Part 2

Media | Elements of a feature story: leads, nut grafs, bodies, and endings
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 10/07/17, 08:50 am

We’re glad WORLD readers found helpful the look at overall story structure we published last month as part of our Saturday Series. Today, let’s examine the four main elements of a feature story: leads, nut grafs, bodies, and endings.

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