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A Bureau Of One

Justin Martin argues that the "word bureau should be retired when used to describe a single employee": A 2011 report in the American Journalism Review found that the number of full time foreign correspondents employed by US newspapers declined steeply...
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REPORTS: NBC Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel Is Missing In Syria

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

Turkish media is reporting that veteran journalist Richard Engel, NBC's chief foreign correspondent and Middle East bureau chief, and his Turkish colleague Aziz Akyava? are currently missing in Syria. Turkish newspaper Hurriyet repo... Read Post

Loneliness at the Foreign ‘Bureau’

Media / Media Industry News : Columbia Journalism Review (3 years ago)

The Washington Post has 16 foreign “bureaus,” and 12 of them consist of just a single reporter, according to the newspaper’s website. The four remaining bureaus all consist of two journalists. Is the Post using the word bureau a bit... Read Post

Columnist: One Foreign Correspondent Does Not Equal a Bureau

Industries / Media : FishbowlLA (3 years ago)

Columbia Journalism Review columnist Justin D. Martin thinks it’s time for newspapers like the LA Times and Washington Post to stop referring to single, foreign-posted employees as a bureau. Combing through a 2011 American Journalis... Read Post

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