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Posts on ‘April 11th, 2006’

So, What is Public Media, Anyway?

Over at the Beyond Broadcast 2006 blog, Colin Rhinesmith writes: On May 12th and 13th, The Berkman Center – along with a team of others – is hosting “Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing Public Media in a Participatory Culture”. The title assumes that something called “public media” exists – but what is it? You’re encouraged to visit […]

Mini-Transparency from NY Times Reflects Unfortunate Mindset

In his Talk to the Newsroom, a useful but extremely limited version of transparency at the New York Times, Executive Editor Bill Keller inadvertently reveals a common failing among today’s journalists when he writes: Perhaps it’s a reporter’s curse, but I seemed to have a gift for seeing both sides of almost every issue. It’s […]