Media Insider: Bezos Gifts $1 Million to Support Press Freedom, GOP Candidate ‘Body Slams’ Reporter, Quartz Launches Trump ‘Snooze’

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. ADWEEK | CORINNE GRINAPOL Jeff Bezos Gives $1 Million to Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press Jeff Bezos made a $1 million donation to the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press — the largest personal donation in its history. The funds…

Media Insider: Trump Concerns Press Advocates, AP Incorporates UGC, Bleacher Report Shares Snapchat Discover Lessons Learned

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. HUFFPOST | MICHAEL CALDERONE Trump Allegedly Urged Comey To Consider Jailing Journalists According to the New York Times, President Donald Trump asked former FBI director James Comey to “consider putting reporters in prison for publishing classified information.” The Huffington Post reports the news…

Media Insider: US Slips Again in Press Freedom Ranking, NYT Loses Subscribers, Twitter and Bloomberg Team Up for 24/7 News Stream

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. THE WASHINGTON POST | CHRISTINA BARRON On World Press Freedom Day, Student Shares Her Opinion On Why A Free Press Matters The Washington Post asked readers in grades four through eight to share thoughts about the free-press guarantees in the Constitution. Eighth-grader Jahnavi…