think-piece

think-piece

n. a thoughtful piece of writing in a newspaper or magazine. Mr. Wilson’s think-piece about the need for more concern for the middle class was not well received.
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I was so shocked to hear this that I read the feature twice, initially wondering if it was a think-piece on disability.
The paper is a think-piece on the impact of government education policy on access to the professions, raising concerns that a series of separate but interlinked government policies combine to hinder access to the professions and present a significant threat to the future viability of professional membership bodies.
Inspired by visiting environmental artist Marisa DiPaola, local comic illustrator Mohamed Esbai set out to create a think-piece to raise awareness of the deteriorating environmental state around Bahrain.
The analytic procedures included a holistic scoring rubric for the abstracts and inductive analyses of the interview, observation, and think-piece data using a structured approach to grounded theory.
Recent posts highlighted Mexican reporter Lydia Cacho, who was named one of the 2007 Courage in Journalism Award Winners by the International Women's Media Foundation as well as a think-piece about whether newspapers are giving too much content away for free on the web.
We have a think-piece about printed electronics on page 58.
Or you hear about some grim high-school murder and decide that now is the time to churn out that groundbreaking 5,000-word think-piece on escalating Japanese youth violence.
THIS film satisfies both as a teen horror movie complete with doomed romance and as a moody think-piece about time travel, the universe and predestination.
Pankaj Mishra has a fabulous think-piece that looks to Egypt's past and finds, mostly, grounds to believe that a military-type authoritarian government that has been in place for almost six full decades is probably not going to go away even in six months: "Egypt's own history," he observes, "warns us that the foundations of despotism are deep and wide.
DONNIE Darko manages to satisfy both as a teen horror movie and as a think-piece about time travel, the universe and pre-destination.
Though it has nothing in competition, Canada has a relatively strong showing at Berlin this year, including Guy Maddin's quirky "Twilight of the Ice Nymphs"; the docu "Guy Maddin: Waiting for Twilight"; John Greyson's circumcision think-piece "Uncut"; Bruce Sweeney's Sundance entry "Dirty"; Simcha Jacobovici's feature docu on European Jews in Hollywood, "Hollywoodism"; and Nettie Wild's "A Place Called Chiapas.
Yet James's first major foray onto the American screen, Fame in the Twentieth Century, the eight-hour documentary think-piece that dominated PBS listings over the summer, is a depressing waste of subject and author.
DONNIE Darko manages to satisfy both as a teen horror movie, complete with a doomed romance, and a think-piece about time travel and pre-destination.
Elsewhere, in what used to be called a think-piece, James markham desctibes how the youth of West Germany is becoming more conservative.
This think-piece report is about the whole of clothing retail, now and in the future.