Ideas factory: Innovating political journalism

Our contribution to the Advocate Europe Ideas challenge 2018. Too often EU journalism lacks innovative and engaging journalistic formats. We want to change this in the run-up to the 2019 European Parliament elections. We will assemble a group of aspiring journalists and media innovators in a journalism lab in Berlin to develop new ways andContinue reading “Ideas factory: Innovating political journalism”

#ep2014 journalism: How to report the European Parliament elections

By CherryX per Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA 3.0 This article originally appeared on my blog on Apr 12, 2014. First things first: The European Parliament elections are not — and I repeat — NOT like national elections. So what does that mean for journalists? Well, first of all familiarise yourself with the EU decision making process — no, really I meanContinue reading “#ep2014 journalism: How to report the European Parliament elections”