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  • Bucking the Trend: A Sustainable Model for Local News

    July 7, 2020 by

    By Michael Shapiro Trouble in the local news industry has been smoldering for some time. The Coronavirus pandemic came along and doused it with gasoline, accelerating consolidation, cutbacks in coverage, sharp declines in advertising and in some cases, the shuttering of entire local news publications. If one takes a zoomed out view of the local… Read more

  • Are We Better Than This?

    July 7, 2020 by

    By Adam Jones-Kelley We’re better than this? Throughout this recent crisis, and through so many like it before, our leaders have assured us that “we’re better than this.” Data suggest otherwise. Stating a thing doesn’t make it so. The first step is solving any problem is acknowledging it exists. America should be better than this.… Read more

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