I would say this was the least favorite of my stories. There was not very much background information provided and it wasn't very helpful or informative. The information that was presented seemed to just be repeating itself.
As far as journalism goes, this story was a good. It used a lot of sources and gave good information and insight about heroin addiction in Baltimore. However, I do not think this story was necessarily very interesting and was entirely too long-winded.
I thought this story was good journalism. Not only did the reporter do a good job of showing both sides of the issue, but he also used a lot of sources. Also, there was a video, which was a nice addition to the article. The author did a good job of giving background information as well. If someone was not familiar with the original story, they would understand after reading this.
I think the author did a good job at presenting both sides of the car accident story. At first, I thought the author was only going to present the backlash against the Brazilian illegal immigrant. However, it was very interesting to see that the local white girl was also breaking the law by speeding at 82 mph while the truck driver was only going 9 mph. Although illegal immigrants do seem to be a problem in Martha Vineyards, the author did a good job at fairly presenting the topic.
However, I do think that the headline of this story is misleading. From the headline, it seems as though President Obama's visit was going to cause racial tensions. But, the article has nothing to do with President Obama's visit. Additionally, the ... More »