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on November 12, 2015 in World News

Daily newspapers down nearly 80%, hard news ‘in danger’

Daily newspapers down nearly 80%, hard news ‘in danger’ By Paul Bedard (@SecretsBedard Hard news faces the same kind of extinction as newspapers and magazines, the result of a dramatic death spiral of reporting jobs and ads and the rise of the type of opinion journalism popular two and three centuries ago, according to a new report and analysis. “Hard news is in danger,” said a new report from the Brookings Institution. The report detailed a fall-off in advertising revenues and employment and raised the question that without editorial employees filtering the news, credibility will be undermined. “These trends have… View Article

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