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John Nichols addresses the question of whether we are living in an era of nitwits. He answers with a definite "No."
The Nation is adding an essential new voice to TheNation.com--Greg Mitchell, former editor of Editor & Publisher. Mitchell will be blogging as writer and editor of the new "Media Fix" blog, a snapshot of the best and worst each day in media and journalism.
Nonpartisan think tanks are supporting journalism--but who's supporting the think tanks?
Nation writers Robert McChesney and John Nichols support
government subsidies to sustain journalism in the future.
When the accusation (anti-Semitism) says more about the accuser (The New Republic) than the accused (Andrew Sullivan).
Authors of The Death and Life of American Journalism propose the government grant subsidies to ensure that democracy and a thriving press survive.
John Nichols and Bob McChesney explain why the government should provide subsidies for media outlets.
What does the future of journalism look like? What's next for media? The Nation asks a range of journalists and media makers to tell us what they predict.
Student journalists at The Nation and Campus Progress's Annual Student Journalism Conference talk how news media will be produced, consumed and funded in the next five to ten years.
Books like Game Change are more instructive for what they reveal about the community that prizes them than for the information they contain.
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