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Linotype, Fax Machines, and Ashtrays With Doors: Musings on Six Decades in the Press

Linotype, Fax Machines, and Ashtrays With Doors: Musings on Six Decades in the Press

This year marks my sixtieth year as a member of the press. I’ve witnessed the birth of both the 24/7 news cycle and the smokeless journalist.

The Week in Media: May 27, 2017

Every week, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we bid farewell to big data, we analyze the key trends on how different generations consume media, and we illustrate why journalism is not dead.

Objective Journalism Is Not Unbiased Journalism

At a time when media outlets claim to be unbiased and fair, they do a disservice to the truth. Not all ideas deserve the same amount of media coverage; and when incorrect ideas held by a minority are propagated, they lend more credence than is deserved.

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