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Wikitribune: can crowd-sourced journalism solve the crisis of trust in news?

Beckett, Charlie (2017) Wikitribune: can crowd-sourced journalism solve the crisis of trust in news? POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (28 Apr 2017) Blog.

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Abstract

Surely what the world needs right now is more paid journalists working with the public to improve the quality of news? So welcome to Jimmy Wales’ new venture Wikitribune which will use crowd-funding to support a (small) team of professional journalists working collaboratively with expert citizens to find stories, create content and fact-check its own work.

Item Type: Website (Blog)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/polis/
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s)
Library of Congress subject classification: J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > ZA Information resources
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 11 May 2017 10:40
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/76543/

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