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At least half of the new newsrooms will be “based in communities that are unserved or underserved, run by founders who have historically been shut out.”
“The audience is not loyal to Fox. It wants to get its fix of identity-confirming news. It will go where it can get it, and avoid where it can’t get it.”
Some clubs have seen an increase in signups since the pandemic began in March.
“I left daily newspaper journalism in 2005. But it’s only gotten worse, because now there is the internet to scapegoat for all of the incompetence and thievery.”
The company saw “a projected loss of 900,000 euros in 2021, against only 1 million euros in revenue.”
If Substack’s pricing precludes widespread distribution of its news and commentary, its value as a public service won’t be fully realized.
The business case for diversity and inclusion in newsrooms is important, but emphasizing the moral case is required for real and lasting change.
Parents “are very much looking for sources that are reliable and sources that will answer questions in the same way that they would answer them.”