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Can Moguls Save Newspapers?

by Dan Kennedy | May 21, 2018 8:54 am | Comments (2)

Neena Satija PhotoAuthor Dan Kennedy will talk about the future of the news — and his new book Return of the Moguls: How Jeff Bezos and John Henry Are Remaking Newspapers for the Twenty-First Century — with Independent Editor Paul Bass at an event at the Book Trader Cafe, 1140 Chapel St., Wednesday, May 23, at 6:30 p.m. An essay from Dan follows.

Communities can’t thrive without strong, independent journalism.

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Rebooted, The Dream Lives On

by Paul Bass | Feb 22, 2018 3:07 pm

Angel Valentin PhotoMiami — Fake news and comment-thread sewers don’t scare Jimmy Wales.

Wales, the man who who conquered the World Wide Web 1.0 with a vision of citizen-powered information called Wikipedia, is back with an updated plan to protect us from from threats to a vital press, without giving up the democratic dream.

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