Amazingly, a number of papers are reporting that subscriptions are up since the November election. The Washington Post has even hung out the “Help Wanted” sign. Apparently, Donald Trump is good for business. Who knew?
Oliver’s dramatization of a future journalism held captive by Internet fluff pieces illustrates a point that journalists and news outlets have tried to warn news consumers about for years now: where we’re going isn’t pretty.
Washington (AFP) – The Washington Post has a new publisher, owner Jeff Bezos announced Tuesday in his latest move to reshape the prestigious daily for the digital era. Bezos, the Internet entrepreneur and founder of Amazon, named Fred Ryan as publisher and chief executive, replacing family scion Katharine Weymouth. Ryan is a former Reagan administration […]