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Tom Rosenstiel

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Executive Director of the American Press Institute, a think tank on the future of news media; Director of the Project for Excellence in Journalism, a non-political research organization, funded by the Pew Charitable Trusts, that evaluates the performance of the press; former reporter for the Los Angeles Times from 1983-1995; co-author of Blur: How to Know What’s True in the Age of Information Overload

Tom Rosenstiel on KCRW

How can journalists best serve their audience in a world where facts are up for grabs? A media expert has a plan.

New rules for journalism in a new era

How can journalists best serve their audience in a world where facts are up for grabs? A media expert has a plan.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The announcement that Hillary Clinton is the presumptive Democratic nominee is historic – it’s the first time a woman has captured a major-party nomination for US president.

Should the Media Have Declared Clinton the Nominee?

The announcement that Hillary Clinton is the presumptive Democratic nominee is historic – it’s the first time a woman has captured a major-party nomination for US president.

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It may be popular for presidential candidates to bash the “lamestream” media, but Donald Trump actually owes us a big thank you.

Trump and the Media

It may be popular for presidential candidates to bash the “lamestream” media, but Donald Trump actually owes us a big thank you.

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