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Project Veritas and the mainstream media are strange allies in the fight to protect press freedom
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Articles by Burt Herman

Burt Herman, a former reporter for The Associated Press, is the co-founder of Storify.
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“Let’s not have this be yet another time where we look back in 20 years and realize we threw away our shot.”
“We need to use the convening power of media to build network effects, where products get better the more people that use them.”
“Going deep with local news means creating uniquely valuable journalism, rather than fighting the traffic battle against dozens of hot takes on Washington’s latest twists and turns.”
“The coming year will see more companies abandon websites altogether to save costs, pouring all resources into media creation and leaving presentation and distribution entirely to outside platforms.”
In the real-time news cycle, social media can — and should — be about much more than conversation.