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The State of Diversity in the Media: A Field Analysis

By Taylor T. Harris / 2017 February 22nd

Surmounting the barriers of accessibility to better reflect the composition of the American population will be an arduous, continuous effort—but it is paramount if the media is to adequately serve and inform the public square. Read More

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Panel: Promoting Voter Trust and Confidence in Elections

By Democracy Fund / 2017 February 22nd

Last week at the National Association of Secretaries of State’s (NASS) annual winter conference, the Democracy Fund facilitated a panel discussion about the pressing need to bolster voter confidence in light of the intense scrutiny during 2016. Read More

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Introducing the new Local News Lab

By Tom Glaisyer / 2017 February 10th

We are re-launching the Local News Lab: a testing ground for the future of journalism and a resource for those working at the intersection of media and democracy. Read More

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In 2017, Journalists Have to Partner, Not Parachute

By Josh Stearns / 2017 January 18th

For national news outlets, supporting community-driven news is an opportunity to reinvigorate journalism from the ground up and build new pathways for audience recruitment in the process. Read More

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My 9 Resolutions for 2017

By Joe Goldman / 2017 January 18th

The new year brings with it an opportunity for us to apply what we've learned from the past to our future plans and to recommit ourselves to principles that we each hold most dear. Read More


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