Nieman Foundation at Harvard
Is the news industry ready for another pivot to video?
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Articles by Sue Schardt

Sue Schardt is executive director of the Association of Independents in Radio.
“Journalists as anthropologists, social scientists, forensic experts, and poets leave a discoverable trace for those want to understand where they’ve come from. Let’s be generous with what we leave for them.”
“The social web overtakes, exhausts, exhilarates, spreads, connects, reinforces, divides. Hashtag power. Deep in the niche, it’s easy to ignore those without time or equipment or mind space or care to be in the game.”
“The power of media is the power of reflecting human experience.”
“We can choose to reinforce a collective helplessness at the disparity and division marking our country and the world today. Or we can use this time of chaos, which is ripe for influencing and shaping the future.”
“The best attitude for navigating the next year is one of receptivity — understanding that so many things are opening and expanding in ways we can’t perceive.”
“We will begin to see fresh faces and hear new and unexpected voices on public media platforms that will grow over time.”