Nieman Foundation at Harvard
HOME
          
LATEST STORY
Five years in, Scalawag is reframing who gets included in “the South” (and how to build a business off it)
ABOUT                    SUBSCRIBE

Articles by Laura Hazard Owen

Laura Hazard Owen is deputy editor of the Lab. She was previously the managing editor of Gigaom, where she also wrote about digital book publishing. She first became interested in paywalls and other Labby issues as a staff writer at paidContent.
@laurahazardowen
“As a former journalist, I was mindful of the power of honest storytelling. As an idealist, I felt that if only Americans knew the truth, changes would soon follow.”
Plus: Hello “lifestyle misinformation,” hundreds of dead newspapers “revived” online to support Indian interests, and all of the fact-checking discussion you could possibly want.
Plus: “Like the experts predicted back in 2016, we did end up heading down the dystopian path.”