Independent journalism is one of the democratic foundations of any society, but it is under threat in many countries around the globe. Annenberg scholars investigate the challenges facing journalists and the journalism industry, from censorship to the collapse of the for-profit model and envision new futures for the industry.
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Since the beginning of journalism in America, newspapers have been funded by advertising. In the 18th century, alongside advertisements for shoe repair, corduroys, and cutlery, colonial newspapers...