Freitag, Juli 14, 2006

Is Media Performance A Democracy’s Critical Issue?

or as Bob Stepno says: Do newspapers really want you to read them?

Tom Stites (former editor at NYT, Philadelphia Inquirer, Chicago Tribunen, Publisher of UU World) asked at the Media Giraffe conference:

"Is there any wonder, that less affluent Americans have abandoned newspapers and are angry at the press?"

One of his answers was "They've abandoned newspapers - the primary source of serious reporting - because the newspapers have abandoned them."

Full Text (with examples from Boston Globe)

Summary

Archived video of MGP2006 summit