This week's roundup of Good Reads includes a look at John Kerry's first year as secretary of State, lessons from the island nation of Kiribati about global warming, how much government spending goes to the poor, protection for US media, and a reporter's view on covering Gov. Chris Christie.
Column: Media outlets need bold, new ideas. Here are a few.
At a time of layoffs and budget cuts at traditional newspapers, foundations and donors are funding new journalism ventures.