PCIM Exclusives

Yes, Antiwar Democrats Should Appear on Fox

Yes, Antiwar Democrats Should Appear on Fox

Ithaca College alum and former PCIM student Sean Reardon writes his thoughts on the double standards and poor journalism in the Twitter discourse surrounding California Representative Ro Khanna’s December 1 interview on Fox News. “I fail to see the downside to...

‘2016 Was Not A Fluke’ — Unpacking Election 2020

‘2016 Was Not A Fluke’ — Unpacking Election 2020

The Park Center for Independent Media hosted a panel discussion on the results of election 2020, featuring Ithaca College-affiliated speakers who are experts in politics, media, and culture. The conversation tackled the issues that influenced the presidential race,...

Izzy Award 2020

Izzy Award 2020

The twelfth annual Izzy Award was presented in 2020 to journalist MATT TAIBBI, Puerto Rican news outlet CENTRO DE PERIODISMO INVESTIGATIVO, and publication NEWS INSIDE.

The Union Campaign at Amazon Was Just the Beginning

The Union Campaign at Amazon Was Just the Beginning

Workers at an Amazon fulfillment center in Bessemer, Alabama, have lost their bid to seek union representation in a National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) election, in what would have been the first of the company’s U.S. facilities to unionize. ...

Hesitant Coverage of the Hateful Atlanta Shootings

Hesitant Coverage of the Hateful Atlanta Shootings

ON TUESDAY EVENING, a white gunman killed four people at Young’s Asian Massage, a spa in a suburb of Atlanta. He then traveled into the city and killed four more people, also at spas—three at a business called Gold Spa, and one at Aromatherapy Spa. In total, six...

Student Work

“Home is Here” Documentary by PCIM Intern Julien Sobel

“Home is Here” Documentary by PCIM Intern Julien Sobel

“Home is Here” explores the life of Dolores, an undocumented farmworker in Upstate New York, as she talks about her experiences, her struggles, and the work she is doing to help others in situations similar to hers.  The 26-minute documentary broadcasted...

Internship: Madison Fernandez at The Ithaca Voice

Internship: Madison Fernandez at The Ithaca Voice

Madison Fernandez '21 (Journalism) has been working with The Ithaca Voice, where she's been pitching and writing lots of stories—around 40 her first month. Her favorites covered the new Odyssey Bookstore, where she conducted her first socially-distanced in-person...

The Indy Brief

Police Violence, Union Drives, and Climate Emergency

Police Violence, Union Drives, and Climate Emergency

April 13, 2021 The Park Center for Independent Media circulates the Indy Brief. Subscribe for a weekly selection of news stories from journalists operating outside traditional corporate systems. Subscribe   The Headlines PCIM Events Izzy Award Ceremony on...

Attacks on Unions and Voting Rights

Attacks on Unions and Voting Rights

March 9, 2021 The Park Center for Independent Media circulates the Indy Brief. Subscribe for a weekly selection of news stories from journalists operating outside traditional corporate systems. Subscribe   The Headlines U.S. Politics Biden Takes the First...

Events

A Conversation with Boots Riley: “Democracy at Work!” 04/15

A Conversation with Boots Riley: “Democracy at Work!” 04/15

The Park Center for Independent Media (PCIM) in collaboration with Cornell University's Industry Labor Relations School presents: A Conversation with Boots Riley: “Democracy at Work!” Boots Riley is a musician, labor activist and director of the critically acclaimed...

The Roots of Fake News Book Launch

The Roots of Fake News Book Launch

PCIM and the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF) hosted a conversation, moderated by Raza Rumi, with authors Brian Winston and Matthew Winston about their book, "The Roots of Fake News: Objecting to Objective Journalism." Their conversation explores where...

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