• Journalists are creators now, and that’s a good thing

    Yvonne Leow columns
    Journalists are creators now, and that’s a good thing
    February 3, 2021

    We’re living in a remarkable time when reporters no longer have to win an editor’s approval to publish a story, reach an audience, and get paid. In fact, anyone can technically do it.
  • Saving democracy is a slogan not a strategy

    Yvonne Leow columns
    Saving democracy is a slogan not a strategy
    November 24, 2020

    In the past four years, Yvonne Leow has seen increasingly fervent articles, studies and op-eds declaring journalism’s essential role in a healthy democracy. Yet these proclamations have been strikingly disconnected from reality.
  • Why local journalism needs a funding pipeline

    Yvonne Leow columns
    Why local journalism needs a funding pipeline
    October 8, 2020

    Dozens of media funders responded with emergency COVID-19 local journalism relief funds. Yet, I can’t help but wonder, “Where has all of this money gone?”
  • Redefining local journalism: What is news?

    Yvonne Leow columns
    Redefining local journalism: What is news?
    July 31, 2020

    And does society still need us to provide it?
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