Society of Professional Journalists The Society of Professional Journalists is the nation’s most broad-based journalism organization‚ dedicated to encouraging the free practice of journalism and stimulating high standards of ethical behavior. Founded in 1909 as Sigma Delta Chi‚ SPJ promotes the free flow of information vital to a well-informed citizenry through the daily work of its nearly 10‚000 members; works to inspire and educate current and future journalists through professional development; and protects First Amendment guarantees of freedom of speech and press through its advocacy efforts.
The American Editor The American Society of Newspaper Editors is a membership organization for daily newspaper editors‚ people who serve the editorial needs of daily newspapers and certain distinguished individuals who have worked on behalf of editors through the years
American Journalism Review American Journalism Review is a national magazine that covers all aspects of print‚ television‚ radio and online media. The magazine‚ which is published six times a year‚ examines how the media cover specific stories and broader coverage trends.
Broadcasting & Cable The definitive news source on every aspect of the television industry: programming‚ finance‚ technology‚ regulatory and media trends.
Columbia Journalism Review America’s premier media monitor.
Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) An independent‚ nonprofit organization founded in 1981 to promote press freedom worldwide by defending the rights of journalists to report the news without fear of reprisal.
Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) Donor funded non-profit organization concerned with digital rights.
Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR) FAIR‚ the national media watch group‚ has been offering well-documented criticism of media bias and censorship since 1986.
The Garden State Scholastic Press Association The Garden State Scholastic Press Association is a resource for advisers of high school and middle school publications‚ as well as for student journalists and editors.
Investigative Reporters & Editors‚ Inc (IRE) IRE provides educational services to reporters‚ editors and others interested in investigative journalism and works to maintain high professional standards.
Journalism Education Association (JEA) The Journalism Education Association supports free and responsible scholastic journalism by providing resources and educational opportunities‚ by promoting professionalism‚ by encouraging and rewarding student excellence and teacher achievement.
New Jersey Foundation for Open Government The New Jersey Foundation for Open Government (NJFOG) is a nonpartisan‚ nonprofit coalition of organizations and individuals who believe that open government is a cornerstone of our democracy. NJFOG is committed to protecting and expanding public access to government records and meetings while respecting the legitimate privacy rights of individuals in New Jersey. NJFOG works to make local‚ state and national governments as accessible to the public as possible. NJFOG welcomes the participation of individuals and organizations dedicated to openness in government and engaged people who want to learn more about how their government works and find information that they need to live in a modern society.
New Jersey Press Association (NJPA) A non-profit membership association formed to advance the interests of newspapers and to increase awareness in the benefits of newspaper readership. The mission of NJPA is to help newspapers remain editorially strong‚ financially sound and free of outside influence.