We pay for the New Yorker and the New York Times because those institutions deserve to be paid for the solid work they clearly do in abundance, and because without them, society would devolve further into the muddy abyss where subjectivity reigns
Why I Won’t Support Medium’s New Paid Platform
Sara Lynn Michener

In a world with no objective truth, there is no objective right and wrong, either. You’re exactly right, this is the gravest danger of “independent” media — that blurred lines between fact and opinion make it easier to blur other, related lines as well.

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