Canada

News Media Revolt: Canada Next?

By: Tom Barrett

Journalism faces a crisis around the world and unless it's fixed, society is in big trouble, American scholar and media activist Robert McChesney says.

"The market's not going to solve the problem.... The technology's not going to rescue us."

Great journalism requires resources, institutional support, well-paid journalists and competition, McChesney told an audience at the Simon Fraser University downtown campus Saturday.

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http://thetyee.ca/Mediacheck/2007/10/29/MediaReform/

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