Nieman Foundation at Harvard
HOME
          
LATEST STORY
Being skeptical of sources is a journalist’s job — but it doesn’t always happen when those sources are the police
ABOUT                    SUBSCRIBE

Stories on Business Models

“Nobody wants to look back on the work we’ve done and say, ‘God, we were really clueless 50 years ago.’ We want to start every day thinking that we’re as in touch with the community as we possibly can be and reflect their interests and values.”
“Frankly, the really hard part is the journalism. Everything else can be learned and shared.”
“Instead of [a mission centered in diversifying white spaces], let’s create something that will actually help to build and grow our voices on our own terms.”
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.”