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Why we should invest in trustworthy media #Almedalen

Beckett, Charlie (2013) Why we should invest in trustworthy media #Almedalen. POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (29 Jun 2013). Blog.

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Abstract

This is the English version of a blog I wrote for Swedish Radio in advance on my talk at the annual Swedish political get-together called Almadalen. Think of the big things that happen in the world and how you know about them. Stockholm riots, National Security Agency surveillance, the Syrian war. Then think about three small things you need to know: football club fixtures, kids exam results, a good restaurant to eat tonight. It’s clear that there’s huge demand for media that gives us useful, timely, reliable and important news, data and opinion. So why is there a crisis for those whose job it is to deliver it?

Item Type: Website (Blog)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/polis/
Additional Information: © 2013 The Author(s)
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 16 May 2017 08:14
Last Modified: 16 May 2017 08:14
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/77104

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