The Death and Life of American Journalism: The Media Revolution That Will Begin the World Again

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Nation Books, Jul 12, 2011 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 416 pages
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The “Paul Revere and Tom Paine” (according to Bill Moyers) of media reform propose a bold and controversial response to the current crisis of journalism
  

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Contents

Introduction American Crisis American Opportunity
1
1 The Crisis in Journalism
7
2 Flawed Choices False Hopes
57
3 Why the State
109
Subsidizing Democracy
157
Conclusion The Age of the Possible
213
Afterword
231
Appendix 1 Foundign Principles
257
Appendix 2 Ike MacArthur and the Forging o a Free and Independent Press
267
Appendix 3 Sources for the Books Charts
281
Notes
301
Index
351
About the Authors
368
Copyright

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About the author (2011)

Robert W. McChesney is a Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He hosts Media Matters on WILL-AM radio. John Nichols is the Washington, D.C., correspondent for the Nation and the associate editor of the Capital Times.

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