Journalism Fights for Survival in the Post-Truth Era

THE NEWS MEDIA is in trouble. The advertising-driven business model is on the brink of collapse. Trust in the press is at an all-time low. And now those two long-brewing concerns have been joined by an even larger existential crisis. In a post-fact era of fake news and filter bubbles, in which audiences cherry-pick the information and sources that match their own biases and dismiss the rest, the news media seems to have lost its power to shape public opinion.

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https://www.wired.com/2017/02/journalism-fights-survival-post-truth-era/

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