• Thanks to COVID-19, local news will never be the same. And it shouldn’t be

    Jim Brady columns
    Thanks to COVID-19, local news will never be the same. And it shouldn’t be
    June 3, 2020

    The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted our routines, transformed our social interactions and redefined our relationships. Yet, as odd as it sounds, we’ll likely come to appreciate some of the changes this crisis wrought.
  • Social media is a trap

    Jim Brady columns
    Social media is a trap
    December 9, 2019

    While we’ve been chasing that adulation and virality, social has been chipping away at the core of what journalism has spent decades building.
  • Simple ways to build trust? Apparently NOT

    Simple ways to build trust? Apparently NOT
    May 20, 2019

    Trust in news media isn’t a lost cause. Studies from the Media Insight Project, Gallup, Trusting News and others show that audiences put their trust in the news depending on certain factors that are present within the organization.
  • Journalists, let’s invest in trust, not just expect it

    Trusting News
    Journalists, let’s invest in trust, not just expect it
    November 17, 2017

    A 2016 Gallup poll revealed that just 32 percent of Americans say they have “a great deal” or “a fair amount” of trust in mass media.
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