The DeWitt Wallace Center for Media & Democracy is Duke University’s hub for the study of journalism. We study the interaction between news media and policy; we support watchdog and accountability reporting in the U.S. and around the world; and we teach about the media’s role in democracy.

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Duke graduate develops Chrome extension to identify source reporting

StoryTracer aims to help news consumers understand what they are reading by identifying the original source of a story.

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Photo Gallery: "Conservatism in the Age of Trump"

Columnists Megan McArdle and Ross Douthat, of Bloomberg View and the New York Times, respectively, discussed what it means to be a conservative during the Trump era.

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The Story of DeWitt Wallace: The Original Aggregator

The Legacy of DeWitt and Lila Wallace