Media: August 2014

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LGBT Journalists Honored at NLGJA Chicago Convention

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 26, 2014 | 12:30 PM | comments

There's been a steady drumbeat of mostly positive media coverage of LGBT people and issues -- a fact the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association helped with and took note of during their annual convention.Read More

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Chinese Newspaper Publishes Hoax AIDS Obit for Rival

Filed by Bil Browning | August 18, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

While the days of rival newspapers may have ended in America thanks to the amount of media consolidation, in China the competition is still going strong. Just ask Jimmy Lai, the founder and owner of the pro-democracy paper Apple Daily.Read More

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Closeted Fox Anchor Shepard Smith Calls Robin Williams a 'Coward'

Filed by John M. Becker | August 12, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Just hours after the world learned of Robin Williams's suicide, closeted Fox News anchor Shepard Smith called him a "coward."Read More