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What's next for journalists?

On May 18, 2020
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RT @marcatracy: "If you don’t rely on ads for your revenue, you don’t have to be a pawn in the attention economy – which means you don’t have to compete with Facebook and Google." -Substack's @hamishmckenzie https://t.co/E57ZeCRSeL
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In 2010, at 29 years old, I came to the US as a freelance journalist. At the end of the year, I tallied my pre-tax earnings and found I had made $35,000.

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On May 18, 2020
@jackshafer shared
RT @marcatracy: "If you don’t rely on ads for your revenue, you don’t have to be a pawn in the attention economy – which means you don’t have to compete with Facebook and Google." -Substack's @hamishmckenzie https://t.co/E57ZeCRSeL
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What's next for journalists?

What's next for journalists?

In 2010, at 29 years old, I came to the US as a freelance journalist. At the end of the year, I tallied my pre-tax earnings and found I had made $35,000.

How to Save Journalism

How to Save Journalism

The biggest threat to the health of the media industry is Silicon Valley. And the antidote might just be organized labor.

News Media Outlets Have Been Ravaged by the Pandemic

News Media Outlets Have Been Ravaged by the Pandemic

Roughly 28,000 workers at news companies nationwide have been laid off, furloughed or had their pay reduced. Some publications that rely on ads have shut down.

Preserving America’s Thought Leader Magazines

Preserving America’s Thought Leader Magazines

To read a PDF version of this paper click here. The views expressed in Shorenstein Center Discussion Papers are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of Harvard ...

The Conservatives Trying to Ditch Fake News

The Conservatives Trying to Ditch Fake News

The Dispatch wants to sell serious, fact-based stories to the right. But do readers want them?

Vox Media Ratifies Landmark First Contract with Writers Guild of America, East

Vox Media Ratifies Landmark First Contract with Writers Guild of America, East

NEW YORK, NY (June 14, 2019) — Vox Media, home to Curbed, Eater, Polygon, Recode, SB Nation, The Verge and Vox.com, today ratified its first collective bargaining agreement with the Writers ...