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Lots of Media But Still a Lack of Understanding

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Journalism is in crisis. To survive, many newsrooms have completely removed the line that separates opinion from news; it may be giving the audience what it wants — sensational sound bites — but is it providing our democracy with what it needs?
12:00AM
June
7, 2011

Journalism is in crisis. To survive, many newsrooms have completely removed the line that separates opinion from news; it may be giving the audience what it wants — sensational sound bites — but is it providing our democracy with what it needs?

New media means new lessons for future journalists

12:00AM
October
10, 2005

The advent of 24-hour cable news, the internet and now video and audio on demand is changing how people get their news. The phenomenon called “convergence” is also changing the way journalists work. But it’s also changing the way journalists are trained; Journalism educators are having to alter their lesson plans.