So what then? Instead of using tech to fuel a news strategy about more, faster, everywhere, we need news to be about better, more relevant, where and when we want it. And it must be more representative of the narratives of those not in power.
Gannett won’t be coming back into these towns to restore local journalism jobs. But we have all of these talented reporters, editors and photographers who care deeply about their communities. Support them in efforts at grassroots journalism entrepreneurship. They hold the best hope for replacing these continual cuts to local journalism.
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Yes. Everyone. A less unequal society begins by ensuring the greatest possible diversity of segments are represented in those small rooms where the important decisions are made. And the balance between diversity and competence should be achieved from the wisdom and experience of each ruler.