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Startups and Investigative Journalism Can Go Hand in Hand

  Last week we had the honor and privilege to talk to investigative journalist Donna Ladd. Ladd has a wealth of experience in journalism and has formed media startups multiple times, including her most recent startup in 2002, the Jackson Free Press. Before she started the Jackson Free Press she learned many lessons along the… Continue reading Startups and Investigative Journalism Can Go Hand in Hand

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Journalism Needs To Get Back To Basics

By Austin Short Accountability has always been a staple of journalism, but recently it has taken a backseat to top 10 lists and personality quizzes that can be found all over social media feeds. I enjoyed Ken Doctor’s Newsconomics: Rebuilding the news media will require doubling-down on its core values because he pointed out that the founding… Continue reading Journalism Needs To Get Back To Basics